Kirk Edwin Pistel, Sr., beloved father, grandfather and brother, passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at the age of 77, in Titusville, Florida.
Kirk and his twin brother, Kent, were born July 4, 1935. The birth was noted in Ripley's Believe It or Not referring to them as Bing and Bang Pistel, born on the 4th of July.
Kirk spent much of his life in Central Florida working in the tile and carpet industry. He was a Mason and member of the Indian River Lodge #90.
Kirk married his beloved wife, Viola Jensine Petersen, in 1955. She preceded him in death in 2011, as did his brother, Kent.
Kirk is survived by his seven children, Laurel (John) Farley, Kirk (Mary) Pistel, Scott (Roxanne) Pistel, Kent Pistel, Trisha (Roy) Meeks, Trina Delanuez, Eric (Jamie) Pistel; ten grandchildren; two great grandchildren; his sister, Kay (Jay) Fields; many nephews; and a niece.
Services are private.
The family asks that donations be made to the American Heart or
s or to the hospice of your choice.
Arrangements by North Brevard Funeral Home in Titusville.
Online condolences may be left at www.northbrevardfuneralhome.com