Eschenbach, Kenneth E.
Eschenbach, Kenneth E. age 73 of Andover, NJ passed away June 15, 2021. Born in Newton, NJ he grew up in Layton and had lived most of his life in Andover Twp. Son of the late Merle James and Grace (nee Bensley) Eschenbach, Kenneth had proudly served in the United States Marine Corps. during the Vietnam War.
Kenneth was a member of the Sussex County Marine Corps League Det. 747 and the American Legion Post #157 Branchville, NJ. An outdoorsman at heart, he enjoyed gardening as well as tinkering or anything related to automobiles. A professional Truck Driver, Mr. Eschenbach had retired from TF Transport Rockaway, NJ.
Kenneth was predeceased by his beloved wife of twenty-six years, Elaine M. (nee Clark) Eschenbach in 2019 as well as his brother Carl Eschenbach. Survivors include his son Donald Patrey, his daughter Danielle Patrey-Staunton, his sister Norma Eschenbach, his nephews Merle Stires and Keith Stires as well as his seven grandchildren and a great nephew.
Memorial Visitation for Kenneth and Elaine Eschenbach will be held Thursday July 1, 2021 from 4-6 PM with Memorial Services and Military Honors beginning at 6 PM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home #156 Main St. (Rt. 206) Newton, NJ. Online condolences through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com.