Kevin Dean Whipple

September 20, 1963 ‒ August 07, 2020

Ashley, Ohio

Kevin Dean Whipple, 56, of Ashley passed away late Friday evening, August 7, 2020 at his residence.

He was born September 20, 1963 in Delaware to the late Jerry D. Whipple and Sandra Earlene (Jenkins) Whipple and graduated from Delaware Hayes High School.

Growing up, Kevin worked at Whipple’s Market and Drive Thru in Ashley. He then worked as night supervisor at Advance Auto Parts, retiring after 20 years. He also went on to manage the Goodwill Store in Delaware for many years.

Kevin loved gardening, cooking and fishing but his true joy was spending time with his grandkids. Having a passion for baseball, he also enjoyed playing and coaching. He was also an avid fan of the Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Browns, the Ohio State Buckeyes, and fantasy football.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 28 years, Misty (Stover); sons, Kacey Curren of Ashley and Shad Curren of Marion; daughters, Jodi Curren of Ashley; grandchildren, Cameron, Abby, Collin “Walter”, Brennen, and Hadley Curren; sister, DeeDra “Dee” (Don) Rister of Radnor; nephews, Matthew (Jessica) Rister and Lucas Rister; great nephew, Quinton Rister.

In addition to his parents, Kevin was preceded in death by his brother Stephen Allen Whipple and grandson Konner Curren.

Services celebrating Kevin’s life will be announced and held at a later date at Pittman Farms, 5201 Shoemaker Road, Ashley, Ohio 43003.

The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to serve the Whipple family.

To share a fond memory of Kevin or to offer a condolence to his family, please

  • Misty and Dee Dee and family. I’m so sorry to hear about Kevin. I always liked being around him. He was a fun guy and a hard worker. Sending love and prayers. Carolyn

  • Sending my thoughts and prayers to Misty, Dee Dee and their families. Kevin was a great guy to work with my son,Doug said. He always had a smile.

    Donna Mitchell & Family

  • Our Thoughts and prayers to Misty and the family. So sorry to hear this. RIP. Kevin .

  • So sorry for your loss…may God see you through this time of sorrow. Kevin was a special friend…..RIP

  • Love to you and the family. Kevin was a great guy. Always ready to help anyone. He will be truly missed

  • Rest in heaven Kevin
    You were always a nice guy, a great boss and was just really good with people. You made people laugh and will be dearly missed my friend.

  • Misty and family.. I’m so sorry to hear this. What a fun Man to be around. I can hear his laugh now! May you all find peace at this time. He will be missed by many. Prayers and hugs sent to you all.🙏❤️

  • So very sorry to hear of Kevin’s passing. Enjoyed working with him at Advance Auto. He will be missed. Prayers to his family and many friends. RIP Kevin. ❤️🙏❤️

    Colleen Moore and Todd Wheeler

  • Sorry for your loss. I have a lot of memories with Kevin. He was always fun to be around. Rest in Peace my friend.

    Sandy Ashbrook

  • Misty,
    My condolences to you, and your family in this time of sorrow. Kevin was always a real stand up guy whom I respected since the day I met him.

  • I am so saddened to hear of Kevin’s passing. Sending prayers for strength, comfort and peace for you Misty and family.

  • Dee Dee and Misty I’m so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Kevin was a GREAT guy. He will be missed by so many Big Hugs headed your way. Barbara (Ballenger) Kast

  • Misty, I am so very sorry for your loss. I have lots of fond memories of hanging out with “Whipple” in high school.

    Class of 1981