Kim was born on November 23, 1946, in Pirna, in
Kim is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Elke and Lothar Reitz; his brother and sister-in-law, Lutz and Darleen Scherneck; his sister, Michele and her partner, Philip Andolina; and several nieces and nephews.
Kim loved giving to others and supporting others. He defined his life’s success by what he did for others, notably his family, and by his achievements at work. He lived a simple and independent life. He loved music and gardening. He loved reading, learning and talking about science, philosophy, and politics. His family will miss their long conversations with him over coffee and anything chocolate.
Those wishing to remember Kim in a special way are asked to consider a donation in his name to the American Cancer Society or the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.
Arrangements are with the Enea Family Funeral Home, 9 Center St., St. Johnsville, NY 13452, Funeral Directors Harry J. & Kevin E. Enea, and Martin L. Ciaccia 518-568-2300. An online memorial page has been established at www.eneafamily.com on the Internet.