Kenneth W. Pappas, 40

Kenneth W. Pappas, 40, formerly of Grundy Center, passed away on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. Visitation will be held on Monday, August 11, 2014 from 5 to 7 P.M. at Engelkes Abels Funeral Home in Grundy Center, Iowa with a 6:30 P.M. scripture service. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 21275 U Ave. Reinbeck, IA. Burial will follow the funeral mass at the St. Gabriel Church Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to family. Online condolences may be left at

He is survived by his parents, Ron and Colleen Pappas; paternal grandmother, Catherine Pappas and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Thomas Pappas; maternal grandparents, Wesley and Myrna Freed.