Fred Kunkel, age 68 of Thornville, passed away on Monday, September 6, 2010, at his residence. He was born on July 25, 1943, in Joppa, Maryland, to the late John A. and Goldie L. (Redman) Kunkel.
He served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a member of the American Legion Druids. Fred enjoyed apple strudels and coffee at Jolly Pirate Doughnuts and having coffee and eating at the Lake Side Diner. He was a family man that loved his family very much.
Fred is survived by his wife, Pat A. (Ludwig) Kunkel; adopted granddaughter, Tiffany Sykes; sister, Phyllis (Sonny) Pickett; brothers, Jimmy (Mary) Kunkel and Robert (Vicky) Kunkel; grandchildren, Megan “May May”, Vicky Belle and Nicole Ann; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Sonny Kunkel and Jr. Kunkel; and sister, Patricia Carbaugh.
There will be a memorial service on Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 11 a.m. with Bill Darling officiating at the Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, 56 South Main Street, Thornville.
Memorial donations can be made to: Genesis Hospice & Palliative Care, 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701. Online condolences can be made to: www. boringsheridan funeralhomes. com