Richard A. Kimmel

Richard A. Kimmel

Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA
Death 26 Feb 2007 (aged 37)
Burial Washington Township, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 27391819 · View Source
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Richard Kimmel

Mr. Richard A. Kimmel, 37, of Hanna, IN, died Monday, Feb. 26, 2007, as the result an auto accident.

He was born May 12, 1969, in Gary, IN, to Terry and Patricia (Benka) Kimmel.

Mr. Kimmel had been a crane operator with NIPSCO for four years and also served with the Hanna Volunteer Fire Department. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Wanatah. He was a 1987 graduate of South Central High School. He was an avid hunter and fisherman with memberships in the Pope and Young Club and the Boone and Crockett Society. He was a dedicated and loving father and husband who adored his family and the time he spent with them.

On June 16, 2001, in Wanatah, IN, he married June Spoa, who survives.

Also surviving are his father and stepmother, Terry and Barbara of Hanna; one daughter, Gabrielle Patricia "Elle"; one son, Zackery Alan; two sisters, Terri "Sis" Balda and Kristen K. Towne, both of Union Mills, IN; and his grandmother, Dorothy Benka of Portage, IN.

His mother preceded him in death.

The funeral will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Wanatah, with Rev. Jerry Schweitzer officiating. Friends may call Wednesday at Wanatah Funeral Chapel from 2 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Wanatah.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family for an education fund, c/o Wanatah Funeral Chapel, PO Box 93, Wanatah, IN 46390.

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  • Created by: Jackie & Ralph
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 27391819
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Richard A. Kimmel (12 May 1969–26 Feb 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27391819, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Washington Township, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Jackie & Ralph (contributor 47011434) .