Joyce Ilene (Hovarter) Kimpel

May 11, 1924 ~ August 2, 2018 (age 94)

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Joyce Ilene Kimpel, age 94, formerly of Kendallville, died Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Maple Park Village, Westfield, Indiana. Mrs. Kimpel was born in South Milford, Indiana on May 11, 1924 to the late Thurlo Henry and Grace (Foster) Hovarter. She married Arthur Kimpel on June 30, 1946 at St. John Lutheran Church, Kendallville and he preceded her in death on October 26, 1997. Joyce was employed with East Noble High School in the cafeteria for 20 years where she loved interacting with the students. 

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Mark William and Terri Lynn Kimpel of Westfield, Indiana; and her grandson, Joshua Arthur Kimpel of Roselle, Illinois.

Visitation will be Monday from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home, Kendallville.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Hite Funeral Home with Reverend Randall L. Glander officiating.
Burial will take place at Lake View Cemetery.
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Arrangements by Hite Funeral Home of Kendallville.

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