Bobby Dean Kunkel


Bobby Dean Kunkel
Bobby Dean Kunkel

Bobby Dean Kunkel, 65, of Amarillo, TX passed away on July 4, 2021.

Services will be at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, July 10, 2021, in the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Dr. G. A. Roach officiating. Private burial will be at Hansford Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Bobby was born in Spearman, TX on July 24, 1955, to Grace and Marvin Kunkel. He graduated from Spearman High School and continued his education at West Texas State University where he received a bachelor’s degree in education and Oklahoma State University where he received a bachelor’s degree in engineering. Bobby worked for Amarillo Gear for over 30 years.

Bobby married Helen Berg in Amarillo, TX on October 14, 1989.

Survivors include his wife, Helen Kunkel, of the home; daughters, Jennifer Smith and husband Christopher, of McDade, TX, and Anna Marie Kunkel, of Millsboro, DE; son, Marcus McLean and wife Holly, of Gruver, TX; sister, Vicki Young and husband Jeff, of Amarillo, TX; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations are made to Advo Companies,

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8 Replies to “Bobby Dean Kunkel”

  1. Condolences for Bobby. I knew Bobby and family from when they lived in Spearman with his sister Vicky, mom Gracie and father Marvin. Blessings & Prayers

  2. So very sorry to hear of Bobby’s passing. He fought so hard while he was in the hospital. Our thoughts & prayers are with you.

  3. To Bobby’s family from Ashley’s family, you are in our thoughts and prayers. My prayer is that he is dancing with the lord, young and vibrant, and is pain free. Till we meet again…Hugs to his dear wife..he is always there with you he will live on in your heart.

    1. To Bobby’s family from The Brewer family (Christa’s Father- Ashley’s Grandparents)
      Wishing you strength and comfort through this difficult time.

    1. Bobby you were always a good person and a great friend. You will truly be miss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family

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