Richard Kender

  • Born: December 20, 1938
  • Died: May 22, 2018
  • Location: Lowell, Indiana

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Lowell, IN 46356

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Richard Kender
79, of Lowell, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Survived by his wife of 58 years, Barbara (Larson) Kender; his children, Ted (Cathy) Kender, Nancy (Eugene) Robinson, Dan (Judith) Kender, Julie (Jerry) Kisela; brother, Ken (Laurie) Kender; 8 grandchildren;10 great grandchildren; brother in law, Dorsey (Nancy) Byrd; sister in law, Betty Kender; many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Mabel Kender (Swank); brother, Elmer Kender and his sister, Carol Byrd.
Richard was a member and elder of Cline Gardens Christian Church in Hessville for over 25 years followed by a member of Central Christian (Thrive) Church in Carmel Indiana for 28 years. He retired as a manager at Ameritech and was President and owner of Kender Communications, Inc. in Indianapolis, Indiana prior to returning to Northwest Indiana.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 25, 2018 from 3-6 p.m. with Funeral Service at 6 p.m. at Sheets Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 604 E Commercial Ave, Lowell, IN and on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 3-6 p.m., Funeral Service at 6 p.m. at Bussell Family Funerals, 1621 Greyhound Pass, Carmel, IN. www.sheetsfuneral.com


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Our thoughts and prayers are with you.....May GOD keep you in HIS care during this difficult time..

Posted by Bob and Deb Forbes - Carmel, IN   May 25, 2018

So sorry to hear this. Thoughts and prayers for strength during this period of mourning for you and your family. Russ and Barb

Posted by Barbara Nighbert - Moorey, IN - friend   May 23, 2018

So very sorry to hear of your loss. It must have been agonizing to see him struggle. He is with God now.
It is good to know he is finally home. May God be with those in his family who are the ones struggling now.
JenniferAnderson, Cousin to LaurieKender, Chicago, Il. May 23, 2018

Posted by Jennifer Anderson - Chicago, IL - Family   May 23, 2018

Sorry to hear of Rich's passing, sad that we never got to meet again. My sympathy and condolences to his family.

Posted by Chuck Fiscus - Hammond, IN - friend   May 22, 2018

Love and Prayer to Nancy and the family. I know it has been a long struggle against illness. it is hard to see someone that you love go though this. My heart is sad for you as your grieve but joyous to think of your Dad whole and in Jesus arms. God bless you all.

Posted by Linda Roberts - Highland, IN - Friend   May 22, 2018

Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of Rich Kender. Our family has many loving memories of time at Cline Gardens Christian Church with Rich and his family. Love and prayers, Susan (Edwards) Doria

Posted by Susan Doria - Valparaiso, IN   May 22, 2018

Sorry for your loss,your in our prayers,sincerely Jeffrey and Sheryl Bechtold

Posted by Jeffrey Bechtold - Griffith, IN - Acquaintance   May 22, 2018


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