June 12, 2009
Thursday, June 18, 2009 2:00 pm Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Thursday, June 18, 2009 12 - 2 pm
William “Fred” Kunkel, 75, of Las Vegas, NV, passed away Friday, June 12, 2009 in his residence. He was born on December 15, 1933 in Mechanicsburg, the son of William Henry and Mary Elizabeth (Stanley) Kunkel.
He enjoyed gaming, fishing, and hunting. Fred especially enjoyed spending time with his family.
He is survived by his loving wife, Syble; sons, Michael (Lee Anne Gianola) of Hawaii, Mark of North Carolina, Matt (Donna) of Georgia, Mitch (Sharon), and Marty Kunkel both of NV; grandchildren, Keith, Tim, Kristi, Kenny, Nate, Natalie, Maria, Adam, Daniel, Sarah, Ember, Raven, Savannah, Krystal, Lauren, and Brandi; great grandchildren, Koli, Donovan, Joseph, Ashlynn, and Abby; sisters, Marge Brannon of Columbus and Phyllis (Chuck) Dingey of Mechanicsburg, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Fred is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Kenny Kunkel.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 12 – 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2009 in SKILLMAN, MCDONALD, & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. A funeral service will follow the viewing at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Matt Kunkel officiating. Burial will follow with military honors at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. Memorial contributions may be made in Fred’s name to your local hospice care provider. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.