PICKEL, Mark A.
Age 90 of Boynton Beach, FL, for the past 14 years, formerly of Crete, IL. He passed away in Boynton Beach, FL on February 8, 2013. He was born in Roachdale; IN. In 1949 Mr. Pickel graduated from Purdue University
. He served our country during World War II
in the U.S. Air Force. During Mr. Pickel's working years he was a Live Stock Auctioneer. He was a member of the American Legion and the Purdue University Alumni Association. Beloved husband of Joyce Kiley for 30 years, loving father of Frank (Nancy) Pickel, Carolyn (Jesse) Pickel, Nancy Pickel, Jean (John) Heise, Catherine (Nick) Sterns-Wilson, Maureen (Jeff) Nichols and Ted McDonald. He was the cherished grandfather of Andrea, Monica, Chantal, Chris, Kiley, Lindsey, Jay, Brandon, Austin, Summer, Alex and Griffin and great-grandfather of 11. He was a devoted brother of Max (Lela) Pickel and brother-in-law of Carol Kiley and well-liked by many close personal friends. Chapel services are scheduled for Thursday, February, 14, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Rubin Memorial Chapel, 7340 Boynton Beach Blvd., Boynton Beach, FL 33437. Interment will follow at the South Florida National Cemetery in Lake Worth. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army, 4051 Kirk Road, Lake Worth, FL 33460.
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