Omar J. Kunkel, Jr., age 51 of St. Paul, formerly of Delano, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, 1997 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn.
Omar was born to Omar and Cecelia (Meehan) Kunkel in Watertown, Minn. Oct. 10, 1946.
Omar is survived by his daughter, Angelica Wilson.
Visitation was Friday from 5 - 9 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, Minn. and also from 8 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Saturday, prior to the service.
Mass of Christian Burial was at 11 a.m. at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Delano with the Rev. Thomas Boedy, SJ, officiating. Music was by Margaret Groskreutz, organist with the Resurrection Choir. Interment was in Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers were Doug Plehal, Wayne Plehal, Robert Kunkel, Daryl Meehan, Ray Bukosky, and Harold Ryan.