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Ken Kunkel

Ken Kunkel
April 22, 1948 - October 27, 2017

Ken Kunkel, age 69, passed away Friday, October 27, 2017 at Hamilton Hospital in Olney, Texas. Family visitation will be on Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Olney, Texas. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, November 3, 2017 at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Olney, with Rev. Sean Reeves, pastor, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.

Ken was born April 22, 1948 in Olney, Texas to the late Julius Oscar Kunkel and Lonita (Bredthauer) Kunkel. He received three BA degrees from the University of Texas in Austin. He was a lifetime resident of Olney and a member of St. Luke Lutheran Church where he was church organist for over 40 years. He was also church organist at Trinity Lutheran Church in Seymour for over 30 years. Ken had worked for Sears and Motorola in Austin, Texas. He was co-owner of Texas Cleaners in Olney for 23 years, and then worked at the Archer City Post Office until his retirement. Ken loved to go camping, especially at Galveston.

Ken is survived by his partner of 42 years, Gary Roberts. He is also survived by many special friends and numerous other family members.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Luke Lutheran Church, Box 626, Olney, Texas 76374.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lunnfuneralhome.com.