Funeral services will be held in Mt. Vernon Sunday for Richard KITCHELL, 20, of
Fort Worth, Tex., a Western Union employee who was killed at 12:30 a.m. yesterday
near Fort Worth in an automobile accident.
He was born in Pekin, Ill., the son of Earl and Ella (KINMAN) KITCHELL, who survive.
Also surviving are a brother, Conrad, of Fort Worth and a sister Mrs. Jack McKAGUE of
New Jersey; and a grandfather, John KINMAN of Bonnie.
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Pulley Funeral Home, conducted
by the Rev. Everett APGAR. Burial will be in Bethel Memorial Cemetery. The body will
lie in state at the funeral home after 6 p.m.
Source: Mt. Vernon, IL Register-News
Date: Friday, July 16, 1954 (Died on July 15)
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta