Obituary: Jeffery L. Kendall

June 10, 1954 – October 30, 2020

Jeffery L. Kendall, 66, of Mitchell, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Friday, October 30, 2020, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born June 10, 1954, in Bedford, he was the son of Don and Anetra (McCart) Kendall.  He married Sherry Hedrick April 2, 1975, and she preceded him in death December 30, 2008.  His second marriage was to Connie Sue Thomas on November 11, 2011.

Jeff retired from the City of Bedford with over 30 years of service.  He graduated from Mitchell High School in 1972 and was a member of the First Baptist Church.  Jeff enjoyed his family, fishing on his boat, and traveling to Gatlinburg and Mackinac Island.  Photograpy was his hobby.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Sue Kendall of Mitchell; children, Holly (Chris) Thompson of Mitchell, Anthony Kendall of Bloomington; stepchildren, Christina Kline of Bedford, Heidi Meadows of Unionville      ; grandchildren, Kathryn Sykes, Shyann Sykes, Charlotte Thompson, and Jeffrey Kendall; step-grandchildren, Katie Thompson, Korbyn Kline, Caleb Macy, Cole Macy, Adrienne Meadows, and Wyatt Sowders; step-great- grandchildren, Alexandria Caudill, Logan Caudill, and Zayleb Macy; sister, Kimberley Leonard of Mitchell.

His parents; wife, Sherry; and maternal and paternal grandparents, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 3, at Mitchell Cemetery with Pastor Dwight Dunbar officiating.

A celebration of life will be from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Saturday, November 7, at the Mitchell Masonic Lodge No. 228 F.&A.M.

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