Marvin Kappel

Marvin Kappel

Monday November 3, 1930 Sunday January 24, 2021

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Obituary for Marvin Harold Kappel

Marvin H. Kappel, 90 year old resident of Brainerd, MN passed away January 24, 2021 at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd, MN. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Marvin was born on November 3, 1930 in Woonsocket, SD to the late Harold and Helen Kappel. He served in the Korean War. After his honorable discharge he and his wife Arlene owned and operated Kappel TV and Service, Sales in Woonsocket, SD and later in Huron, SD for over 40 years when they relocated to Brainerd, MN. Marvin was member of Trinity Lutheran Church, American Legion, VFW and the Sons of Norway.
Marvin is survived by wife of 69 years, Arlene Kappel; brother, Robert Kappel; children, Steve, Kathleen and Susan; 7 grandchildren; nephews, Glen and Carl Kappel; niece, Brenda Kappel.
Marvin was preceded in death by parents, Harold and Helen Kappel; brother, Gordon (Betty) Kappel; sister-in-law, Phyllis Kappel and niece, Kori Kappel.

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Carl - Nyla Kappel

So very sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers to Arlene and the entire family πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ» Marvin will be missed.
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