L. Ortlieb Jr.
Kenneth L. Ortlieb Jr.,
48, of Blue Street, died Tuesday, Oct. 30, at his home,
under the care of his family and Lewis County Hospice.
The funeral will be 2 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 3, at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., with Rev.
Bruce W. Chapman, retired Methodist minister, officiating.
Burial with military honors will follow in Martinsburg
Cemetery. Calling hours are 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday,
Nov. 2, at the funeral home.
Born Nov. 16, 1963, in Lowville, a son of Kenneth L. and
Betty Jantzi Ortlieb, he graduated from Lowville Academy and
Central School in 1981, and enlisted in the U.S. Marine
Corps. Kenny served in the Marine Corps from 1981 – 1985,
and then served in the U.S. National Guard and Army
Reserves, retiring from the Reserves after 20 years of
He married Deborah S. Fuller on Oct. 15, 1988, at Lowville
United Methodist Church, with Rev. Brad Hunt
Mr. Ortlieb worked for Fibermark in Lowville for the past 17
He was a member of the Lowville American Legion Post #162,
and Lewis County Marine Corps League Detachment #754. He was
a member of Cedars Golf Course, and bowled for the Towpath
Inn Bowling Team at Lewis Lanes.
Ortlieb enjoyed golf and bowling, fishing and spending time
with his family.
Kenny was a fan of the Buffalo Bills football team.
Surviving are his wife, Deb; four children, Duncan Ortlieb
and his fiancé, Briana Parker; Megan Ortlieb and her
friend, Patrick Myers; Shane Ortlieb and Tasha Ortlieb, all
at home; his parents, Kenneth L. Sr. and Betty Ortlieb of
Denmark; three brothers, Wayne Ortlieb and his companion,
Edna Hyman of Beaver Falls; Todd and Marcia Ortlieb of
Lowville; Brian and Katey Ortlieb of Black Hawk, SD; two
sisters, Lori and Dwight Seymour of Watertown; Rhonda and
Steve Carpenter, Sherburne, N.Y.; several aunts, uncles,
nieces, nephews and cousins.
Contributions may be made to Friends of Lewis County
Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367.
may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Iseneker Funeral Home of Lowville and