Shawn Kell, 84 |
April 11, 1931 — March 18, 2016
Shawn “Moe” Kell, 84, passed away peacefully in his home March 18, 2016. He was born April 11, 1931, in Hartford to John and Lorena (nee Zimmel) Kell. Shawn lived his life to the fullest. He was a master carpenter and at the end of the day he enjoyed his Old Fashioneds. Shawn was an avid snowmobiler, boater and loved riding his Harley.
Shawn leaves behind to cherish his memories his loving wife of 65 years, Lorraine (Lulu) Kell; his six children, Kerry (Char) Kell of West Bend, Pamela Kell of West Bend, Kim Skelton (Chris Burns) of Richmond, Virginia, Rick (Sue) Kell of West Bend, Tammy (Greg) Humphrey of Bloomington, Indiana, and Shelly Kell of West Bend; 18 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and Shawn’s sister, Sandy (Paul) Hetebrueg. Shawn is preceded in death by his parents, John and Lorena Kell, and his grandson, Jason Skelton. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend) with the Rev. Steven Bode presiding. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider donations to Zion Lutheran Church.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Pastor Bode, Dr. Jeffery Smale, Dr. George Michael Mosely and Phillip Funeral Home in assisting the family.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.