Kenneth Edwin “Pop”
Bryan, age 104, of Portage, Ind., passed away March 11, 2014.
He is survived by
his loving wife of 67 years, Catherine, and his sons-Josh (Barb), Kit
(Paula) and Babe Bryan; grandchildren Kermit E. (Kristie) Bryan, Cathy
(Brian) Bryan, Laura (Bryan) Jovanovich, Zack (Brandy) Bryan, Jake (Jenny)
Bryan, and Casey Bryan; great-grandchildren Jack Doyle, Tristan Bryan, Blake
Bryan, Gianna Bryan, Madison Jovanovich and Jenna Bryan; favorite nieces and
nephew Lynn (Roger) Fontenot, Tracy (Jay, J.R.) Frederick, and Randy
He was preceded in
death by his parents Panzie and James Bryan and grandson Joshua Alan Bryan.
Ken was retired
from E J & E Railroad after 47 years of service. He lived for his family and
was an avid lover of both large and small trains, bike rides, boating and
waterskiing. He was a charter member of the TCA. Ken will be remembered as a
gentle soul and a perfect gentleman. He lived and loved everyday of his 104
Friends may visit
with Ken’s family on Saturday, March 15, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Burns Funeral
Home, 701 East 7th St., Hobart, Ind., with funeral services following
immediately at 4 p.m., with Rev. Tom Shanahan officiating.