Earl J Kimmel, Jr.
September 1, 2021
Earl J Kimmel, Jr., 92, of Summit Station, passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at home.
Born on April 19, 1929 in Ravine, he was a son of the late Earl C. and Lila A. Strouphauer Kimmel.
Earl was a Professional Truck Driver for Reading Transportation Co. He received numerous driver safety awards.
He was a member of the Buck Fever Rod and Gun Club, Pottsville. He was an avid boater and loved to be on the river and enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He was a member of and played in different county/western bands. He loved playing guitar and bass and loved being around people.
Preceding him in death were five brothers, Willis, William, Leo, Lester, and Harold Kimmel, and a sister, Pearl Zimmerman.
He has five children, Thomas of Orwigsburg, David A. of Schuylkill Haven, James of Minersville, Beth of Ephrata and Sandra of the Reading area; grandchildren, great grandchildren; and his beloved extended family of friends and neighbors that he was truly blessed to have in his life.
Services will be held at a later date.
The H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove, is in charge of arrangements and you may send condolences online at www.hlsnyderfuneralhome.com.
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