Kenneth E. Nashold , 79, passed away Aug. 12, 2017, after a short illness.

He was born July 28, 1938, in Columbus, Wisconsin, to the late Bruce and Alvina (Homan) Nashold of Fall River.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Gerald and Eugene Nashold.

Ken is survived by his wife of 55 years, Alicia (Alice Kennedy); daughter, Kalen Schmidt (Todd); son, Mark Nashold (Joanna); daughter, Kirsten Kalugyer (Mark); and daughter, Natasha Rott (Jason); 10 grandchildren; a brother, Raymond Duane; a sister, Marion Kranzfelder; and a loving extended family.

Ken had a lifelong interest in aviation, and after 40 years with United Airlines, he retired in 2001.

A celebration of life will be held in Eagle Creek Park, 8901 W. 65th Street, Indianapolis, Indiana, from 3 to 8 p.m. at The Hideaway.