Herley Kindle, 71, of Zion, Illinois passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013 after a long and courageous battle with illness.
He was born to Herley Kindle Sr. and Hattie Lee Pritchett in Pulaski County, Illinois on December 21, 1941. He lived in Ullin, Illinois until age fourteen when he moved to Waukegan, Illinois. Herley lived the rest of his life in northern Illinois.
Herley graduated from Waukegan East High School. Herley spent more than 30 years and eventually retired from Johnson Motors Corporation. Herley was a very giving and knowledgeable person. He was most outspoken and true to those he loved. His character can be described as one of humor and honesty.
He leaves to cherish his memory Daughters, Jacqueline and DeAnna Kindle and Nedra (Lweendo) Kindle Handia and Son, Ernest Brooks. Grandchildren, Tommie Kindle, RaShawn Kindle, JaQellah Whitaker, Dominique Kindle, Indiyah Kindle, Leilani Kindle, Lloyd Handia and Great-grandchildren Jazminn and Jalynn Kindle. First Wife and Caregiver Doreen Kindle; Nephews Kevin Moton Sr, and Michael Newsome; Niece Bridgett Epps-Newsome; many special cousins; Special friends Elaine Shead and Tommy Mason; as well as a host of other close and dear family members and friends.
His parents Herley Kindle Sr. and Hattie Pritchett, sister Evelyn “Irene” Epps and second wife Valerie Griffin Kindle, a granddaughter, DeLeone P. Whitaker as well as a host of other close and dear family members and friends preceded him in death.
A memorial service in celebration of his life will be held on Friday, April 5, 2013 at 5:00 P.M. at Bradshaw and Range Funeral Home, 2513 W. Dugdale Road., Waukegan, IL 60085 847 662 3553. Repast will immediately follow at Park Place, 414 S. Lewis Ave., Waukegan, IL 60085