Michael E. Kunkel
April 05, 1975 ‒ April 12, 2017
Formerly of Delaware, Ohio
Michael E. Kunkel, age 42, of Zanesfield formerly of Delaware passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, April 12, 2017 at Memorial Health Hospital, following a 3 month illness.
He was born in Torrance, California on April 5, 1975 to J. Michael and Frances K. (Aaron) Kunkel of Zanesfield. Mike worked as a meat cutter. An outdoorsman at heart, he enjoyed fishing and long hikes with Jack, his black Labrador retriever. He possessed a fondness for fish aquariums and was avid reader of science fiction and fantasy literature. Mike also followed the Cleveland Browns. Always imaginative and focused, he paid attention to the details of life. He will be remembered as a wonderful son, brother, uncle and fishing partner.
In addition to his parents he is survived by his brother Charles (Janelle) Kunkel, nieces and nephew Weslee, MacKenzie, and Amelia all of Delaware, and a close friend, Marvin Martinez Hernandez.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the All Shepherds Lutheran Church, 6580 Columbus Pike, Lewis Center, Ohio 43035. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Delaware County Humane Society or the Delaware County Parks and Recreation.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com