Kenneth L. â€śKennyâ€ť Gause Jr., 71, of Lima, died at 9:35 a.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at Lima Memorial Hospital.
He was born Sept. 16, 1940, in Lima, to Mary Todd and Kenneth Leroy Gause Sr., who preceded him in death. On March 6, 1986, he married Mary M. Smith, and she survives in Lima.
Also surviving are three sons, Jeff Gause, of Lima, Travis Gause, of Lima, and Kenny Gause III, of Lima, and a daughter, Nikki Jacks, of Lima.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Todd Gause and Scott Gause.
A private service for family and friends will be held at a later date. No public visitation is planned.
Contributions may be given to the Freedom Flag Monument.
Condolences may be shred at BayliffAndSon.com.