|Kevin K. Wendel was born March 5, 1960 in Kansas City, Missouri and departed this life on October 19, 2013 at Belton Regional Medical Center, Belton, Missouri at the age of 53 years, 7 months and 14 days. He was the son of Eldon Eugene and Sarah (Dyke) Wendel.
Kevin attended school in Pleasant Hill, Missouri. On July 11, 1981 he was united in marriage with Theresa Tanner in Pleasant Hill and they made their home here until January of this year when they moved to Belton, Missouri
Kevin had been a forklift driver before declining health forced his retirement.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eldon Eugene and Sarah (Dyke) Wendel.
Kevin is survived by his wife of 32 years, Theresa Wendel of the home; one son, Buck Wendel and wife Beth of Lenexa, Kansas; two daughters, Nicole Hulme of Sugar Creek, Missouri and Tessa Wendel of the home; one brother, Craig; two sisters, Kathy and Karen; one grandson, Jackson Wendel; two granddaughters, Katie Hulme and Sativa Shockley, other relatives and many friends.
Cremation has been accorded and a Memorial Visitation will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday October 25, 2013 at the Wallace Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill, MO.