Kenneth M. Gettys, 58, of Churchtown, died Thursday, February 14, 2013 at M. S. Hershey Medical Center.
Born August 17, 1954 in Harrisburg, he was a son of the late Harry and Joyce Starry Gettys.
He was a 1974 graduate of Cumberland Valley High School. Kenneth worked for the Mechanicsburg School District. He enjoyed hunting, chopping wood and being outdoors.
Surviving are his wife of 39 Â½ years, Karen Wagner Gettys; one son, Keith Gettys (and wife, Michelle) of Perry County; one daughter, Kendra Gettys of York; two brothers, Lloyd Gettys (and wife, Karen) of Boiling Springs and Robert Gettys (and wife, Tracy) of Carlisle; two sisters, Jean Umbrell (and husband, Carl) of Annville and Kathy Brown of Boiling Springs.
Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, 3544 North Progress Avenue, Suite 103, Harrisburg, PA 17110.