Kenneth Elsworth Wiles, 91, of Trovinger Mill Road, Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Jan. 15, 1921, in Waynesboro, Pa., he was the son of the late Paul W. and Marie Bartle Wiles.
He was employed by Moller Organ Works.
He was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Chewsville, Md.
He was an honorary life member Izaak Walton Club and Dixon Troxell Funkstown American Legion Post 211.
He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Ruth Marie Wiles; a son, Kenneth M. Wiles of Sylvania, Ohio; two granddaughters, Cheryl Ann Wagoner of Lucky, Ohio, and Lisa Marie Wiles of Covington, Ky.; and one great-granddaughter, Tiffany Amber Wagoner of Findley, Ohio.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Kenneth Fizer will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m.
The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders, 5 Public Square, Suite 307, Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Online condolences are accepted at www.minnichfh.com.