Esten Scott Kimbel Jr.
1947 - 2021
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Esten Scott Kimbel, Jr.
February 11, 1947 - April 6, 2021
Frankfort, Kentucky - Esten Scott Kimbel, Jr. died peacefully at home April,6,2021. Scott was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Margaret Kimbel, his father, Dr.Esten Scott Kimbel and his sister, Sharon Lee Blazy. He is survived by his wife, Kathryn Anne Kimbel, his brother, Wayne Herrick Kimbel(Tish), his aunt, Ermin Herrick, his nephews, Eric Horstmeyer, Bradley Kimbel(Kate) and Ron Kimbel(Dianne), his great-nieces, Tatum and Eliana, and his great-nephew Tucker.
He graduated from Centre College with a Bachelor of Science Degree. He became a well respected professional farrier, specializing in the care of thoroughbred foals. Some of his favorite activities were horseback riding, fly-fishing and playing the guitar.
Scott carried and was admired for his deep spiritual wisdom. He is very much loved by his wife, Kathy, his family and friends, and he will be greatly missed.
A service will be held at Church of the Ascension in Frankfort on April,17,2021 at 1:00. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to Church of the Ascension or Bluegrass Hospice Care.

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Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Apr. 11, 2021.
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April 12, 2021
My sincere condolences to Scott's family and friends. He volunteered a bit with Friend for Life Cancer Support Network and was such a thoughtful man.
Judy Kasey-Houlette
April 9, 2021
Scott and I were fraternity brothers (Beta Theta Pi) at Centre. Upon graduation, Scott and I enlisted , along with several other Betas. Scott and went through basic training together at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO. The last time we saw each other was after basic. He went to Ft. Sill and I stayed at Ft. Leonard Wood. A good man, God be close to his famiy.

Dennis McNulty, Centre '69
Dennis McNulty
April 8, 2021
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