Edward W. Kunkel, 79, of Medina passed away Friday September 15, 2012. He was born December 22, 1932 in Akron to the late Edward and Kathryn Kunkel. Mr. Kunkel was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, a graduate of Medina High School, was a U.S. Army Veteran, was retired from the Brookpark Chevy plant after 34 years of service and was a farmer all of his life. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter Amy Kunkel and niece Cindy Schoeffler nieces and nephews.
Ed is survived by his sons and daughters in law Gary & Cindy of TX, David of Akron, Alan & Lori of Copley Kevin and Nora of OK, Dennis, Joe & Wendy of FL. There are 11 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren his brother Francis Kunkel and sister and brother in law Marilyn & Tony Schoeffler.
The family will receive friends 2-5 Sunday September 23, 2012 at the Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St. Wadsworth. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11:00 AM Monday September 24 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 272 Broad St. Wadsworth with Fr. Joseph L. Labak, Celebrant.
Interment with Military Honors will be in Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.