Kenneth E. Immel – November 5, 2017

Kenneth E. Immel, 82, of Dover passed away at the Community Hospice Truman House on Sunday, November 5, 2017. 

Kenneth was born in Shanesville, Ohio on January 31, 1935 to the late Garrison and Opal Marie (Sweitzer) Immel. On January 1, 1956, he married Marlene Winkler, who preceded him in death on July 19, 2013. He was also preceded in death by his daughter in law, Wendy Immel,
and brother, Doran Immel. 

Following 38 years of employment, he retired from GTE on December 31, 1990. He also worked for Marlowe’s, and Buehler’s in Dover.

Kenneth was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ in Dover where he was a trustee for six years. He also attended New Pointe Community Church. He was a member of the Pioneer Club, Dover Eagles #515 and the New Philadelphia Elks #510. He enjoyed camping, golfing, and in his younger years he played softball. 

He will be sadly missed by his three sons; Bruce (Cindy) Immel of Bolivar, Todd (Susan) Immel of New Philadelphia, Scott (Robin) Immel of Dover; four grandchildren, Erik (Jennifer) Immel, Miranda (Herbert) Kurtz, Mackenzie Immel (fiance, Dakota Huebner), and Tanner Immel; three brothers, Max (Janet) Immel of Dover, Roger Immel of Dover, Keith (Peggy) Immel of New Philadelphia; sister, Maxine Gerber of Sugarcreek; along with several nieces and nephews. 

Friends are invited to call at the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home & Crematory in Dover on Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 4-7pm. A celebration of Kenneth’s life will take place at the funeral home on Friday, November 10, 2107 at 11:00am with Pastor Dotty Hartzell officiating. Immediately following the service, a meal will be served at the Toland-Herzig Monarch Center. Those unable to attend, or who would like to share a fond memory of Kenneth may do so by visiting the obituary link on the funeral home’s website. 

Memorial contributions can be made to the Community Hospice Truman House, 716 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.

Toland-Herzig Funeral Homes & Crematory
803 North Wooster Avenue
Dover, Ohio 44622