Andrew Wayne Kunkel

July 16, 1924 - November 29, 2021
HABEN Funeral Home & Crematory
8057 Niles Center Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077
847.673.6111 | Map
Wednesday 12/29, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Rd.
Skokie, IL 60076
847.864.5061 | Map
Wednesday 12/29

Inurnment | Military Honors

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Honor Flight Central Florida

5036 Dr. Phillips Blvd, #191

Orlando, FL 32819





83rd Infantry Division Association

P.O. Box 406

Alton Bay, NH, 03810

Andrew Wayne Kunkel, age 97, of Northbrook, formerly of South Carolina and Florida, died Monday, November 29, 2021, at Encore at The Lodge, in Northbrook. Son of the late Andrew Wayne and Florence Eleanor, nee Gustafson, Kunkel, he was born July 16, 1924, in Chicago. Decorated Veteran, U.S. Army, World War II. Beloved husband ofContinue Reading

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Annie Kunkel Kraft left a message on December 6, 2021:
May your love shine on forever! Miss and loved you! Don & Annie ♥️
Rebekah Cope left a message on December 3, 2021:
With love
Chris Kunkel left a message on December 3, 2021:
Rest in peace Uncle Red.
beverly simpson left a message on December 2, 2021:
I remember Wayne as a soft-spoken gentleman, an adoring husband to Evie, a wonderful father to his children, a man to be admired.I remember a two day trip too Hartzell, Colorado with Wayne and Evie. While Wayne read in the cabin our first evening in Hartzell, Evie and I practiced putting on makeup while we giggled and pampered ourselves. Evie and I became frightened when we heard a tapping on the window, over and over again. We summoned Wayne, who opened the door and inspected the window. A small bird, which he released, had become trapped between the window and the screen. Our hero!My condolences to his family members and all the friends he made along his life journey. Beverly A. Simpson, Cousin on Evie's side of the family.
Eileen Mugan left a message on December 2, 2021:
In memory of Andrew Wayne Kunkel, Eileen Mugan lit a candle
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Annie Kunkel Kraft left a message on November 30, 2021:
Sending our deepest condolences to our Cousins, Karen, Eric and David (R.I.P.) and his grandchild. Wonderful and brilliant man, who served his country well. He was kind and thoughtful too. With deepest love, Don & Annie ♥️
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