BLOOMINGTON - Roger L. Kunkel, age 77, of Bloomington, Ill., passed away at 4:48 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.
He was born Oct. 5, 1933, in Low Point, Ill., to Lee W. and Josephine M. (Baker) Kunkel. He married Mary Ann Schneider on Dec. 20, 1959, in Washburn, Ill. She survives.
Surviving are Roger's two children, Mark R. Kunkel of Bloomington and Sharon A. Murphy of Las Vegas, Nev.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Suellyn Heller.
Roger was a U.S. Army veteran and was an accountant for Funk Brothers Seed Co. in Bloomington, retiring in 1985.
He attended Minier Christian Church.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010, at the Mason Funeral Home Metamora Chapel, with the Rev. Norv Condy officiating. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Linn Mount Vernon Cemetery in Washburn.
Memorials may be given to Hopedale Medical Complex and or Minier Christian Church.
Online condolences at www.masonfuneralhomes.com.