John F. Kyle

John Fredrick Kyle, 92, a resident of Hendricks, passed from this life Friday morning, July 4, 2014 at Hospice Care Regional Inpatient Center in Elkins. John was born Tuesday, Feb. 7, 1922, in Hendricks, a son of the late Roy Brock Kyle and Vera Aberle Kyle. On August 12, 1948, in Red House, Md., he married the former Alice Catherine Roy who preceded him in death in 2010.

Left to cherish John’s memory are three children, David A. Kyle and wife, Joyce, of Hendricks, Robert W. Kyle and wife, Jan, of Parsons, and Patty A. Heeren and husband, Don, of Fort Wayne, Ind., two sisters, Virginia Kyle and Madolyn Long, five grandchildren, four great grandchildren, two step grandchildren and three step great grandchildren.

Preceding John in death besides his parents and wife was one brother, Charles Kyle and two sisters, Shirley Bright and Margaret Carr.

John attended the schools of Tucker County and was a high school graduate.

Until his retirement in 2000, he had been employed as a fork lift operator for Hinchcliff Lumber for 31 years. John will be remembered as a hard worker. He thoroughly enjoyed cutting grass, shoveling snow, watching birds and working puzzles.

Visitation will be held at the Summerfield Funeral Home in Parsons on Sunday, July 6, 2014, from 6-8 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, July 7, 2014, at 11 a.m. Pastor Rick Price will officiate and interment will follow at the McNeely Cemetery in Hendricks. Memorial contributions may be made in John’s memory to the United Methodist Church Womens Club in Hendricks or Hospice Care Regional Inpatient Center, 169 Diamond Street, Elkins, WV 26241

The Summerfield Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements for John Fredrick Kyle.

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