Kenneth “Ken” E. Reno, 78, of Ooltewah, Tenn., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020.

He was the son of the late John and Lillie Mae Reno and was preceded in death by his wife, Judith “Judy” Reno, four sisters and three brothers.

He was veteran of the U.S. Navy and Navy Reserve and was a member of the American Legion. Ken retired as a pipefitter and welder.

He was a faithful member of Greenwood Baptist Church.

Survivors include his son, Steven “Steve” Reno, of Chattanooga, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, in the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with Rev. Chad Chandler officiating. Burial will be held 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, at the funeral home.

We respectfully request everyone abide by local Covid mandates of wearing a mask and social distancing during visitation and the funeral services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Educational Society at or to the Tennessee Donor Services at

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Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421.