Melvyn Kohl
Melvyn (Mel) Kohl, comedy writer, stand-up comic, and actor died suddenly on 11/22/16. Mel was a kind and generous man and dearly loved by his family and will be greatly missed by his friends in the L.A. comedy community. He was a graduate of Beverly Hills High, UCLA & San Fernando Valley College of Law. Preceded in death by his parents Helen & David Kohl. Services at Mount Sinai Memorial Park, Wednesday, November 30, at 12:30 pm. Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of your choice. Mount Sinai Memorial Parks and Mortuaries 800-600-0076 www.mountsinaiparks.org
Published by Los Angeles Times on Nov. 29, 2016.
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Mount Sinai Memorial Park
CA
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Mel, it's been 4 years since you passed & I miss you more & more everyday.
Rest in peace, Rhea
Rhea Kohl
Sister
November 23, 2020
Almost four years has passed and incredibly I still don't believe you are gone.
Probably because of your wonderful friendship and amazing charisma.
Every time, I pass Priscilla's coffee shop, where we used to hang out and practice jokes routines!, I look for you outside on the outside seatings, drinking your espresso!
May you rest in peace my friend.
Fred Aboody
Friend
June 25, 2020
Mel - You were the greatest brother. Miss You more & more everyday. Love You forever. Gone too soon.
Rhea Kohl
Sister
May 19, 2020
Mel - You were the greatest brother. Miss You more & more everyday. Love You forever. Gone too soon.
Rhea Kohl
Sister
May 19, 2020
Melvin rest in peace. You brougt joy into my life and I will always remember you at the Gingerman on Rodeo keeping us all laughing.
Annie
October 30, 2019
Melinda Bassett
November 18, 2017
I will miss you always Mel. You are a very special person in my life, so thank you for loving me. I will always remember your kindnesses.
Melinda Bassett
November 17, 2017
Our family, including the "Comic Kids," as you called the boys, will miss you so much, Mel. We've been laughing at your jokes since the comedy shows at Canoga Park Bowl. The Tribal Cafe show, where we saw you most recently, will never be the same without the Viagra-styled hair of International Sex Symbol Aldo Cappuccino.

We also loved watching your videos; my 16-year-old even saw you recently on television. Your star was rising even higher and we were enjoying watching your success. I saw the picture of the marquee at the Laugh Factory that said "Mel Kohl, Rest in Peace, Make God Laugh." If anybody can make God laugh, it is Mel Kohl.

With much love and light to you as you continue to rock the audience in heaven,
Morris, Tricia, Caleb, Micah, and Jadon
Comic Mom
November 30, 2016
There is a hole in my heart. My dear friend I will never forget your friendship and the fun we had. Thank you. I hope you are at peace knowing how much you will be missed, and always remembered with love and appreciation.
Melinda Bassett
November 29, 2016
Mel was a great guy, and I'm sure will be remembered and missed by many. Alot of laughs, going back 30 years to the L.A. Cabaret days....R.I.P. Mel
Ron McAdams
November 28, 2016
Rest In Peace Mel! You will be forever missed. Fly with the Angels my friend. God Bless.
Lori Cole
November 28, 2016
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