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Joseph Kunkel

Service Date: May 7, 2022
Visitation Info: Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington
Interment Info: Mother of God Cemetery
Service Info: Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church
Service Info

Joseph Kunkel age 91, of Union, KY passed away at home on Sunday, May 1, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. Joseph was born to the late Joseph F. and Anna Marie Kunkel on November 28, 1930 in Covington, Kentucky. He worked as a farmer all his life and loved raising cattle, sheep, and goats and harvesting tobacco.

He is preceded in death by his sister, Betty Kleier and his brother, Charles Kunkel.

He leaves behind his wife, Mary Ruth Kunkel (nee. Brueggermann), his eleven children; Bernie (Angela) Kunkel, Donald (Teresa) Kunkel, Bill (Karen) Kunkel, Joe (Mary) Kunkel, Paul (Anne) Kunkel, Larry (Alice) Kunkel, Tommy (Samantha) Kunkel, David (Betsy) Kunkel, Philip (Maria) Kunkel, Ruth Ann Bolte, Janet (Donny) Naegele, his 97 grandchildren, and 112 great grandchildren.

A visitation for Joseph will be held on Friday, May 6, 2022 from 4:00PM until 9:00PM at Linnemann Funeral Homes in Burlington, Kentucky. The Rosary service will take place at 7:00PM on Friday evening. Mass will be held at 9:30AM on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church in Walton, Kentucky. Burial will immediately follow Mass at Mother of God Cemetery in Latonia, Kentucky.

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Linnemann Funeral Homes Burlington

1940 Burlington Pike
9:30 am

Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church

472 Beaver Rd
Walton, KY 41094

Mother of God Cemetery

Address: 3125 Madison Ave Latonia, KY 41015
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Joseph Kunkel


Dave price and family

Sorry for your loss, our condolences for you and your family.

The world lost a great man and beloved father. But he left a greater legacy though his children. Take heart and rejoice my friend, He us with God.

The world lost a great man and beloved father . But he left a greater legacy through his family and son.
You are blessed and loved Bernie. He is with God.

Claire Wirth
Diana Starr