CUMBERLAND Jeffrey Lynn Kuykendall, 63, of Cumberland, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017.
Born in Cumberland, on Jan. 27, 1954, he was the son of the late Maxine (Leese) and Ernest R. Kuykendall Sr. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-mother, Evelyn Hamner Kuykendall; and step-sister, Susan DeHart.
Jeff was a graduate of Allegany High School, class of 1972. Following high school, he attended Allegany College of Maryland. For over 30 years, Jeff was employed at Hiser's Building Supply Company as office manager. Jeff was a member of the Western Maryland Building and Construction Trades Council, and he had served as the organization's president. Jeff enjoyed playing music; he was guitarist who played in local bands. He was also a proud Harley Davidson owner who enjoyed riding his bike. Additionally, camping and traveling with his friends were a big part of Jeff's life.
Jeff is survived by his brothers, Ernest R. "Russ" Kuykendall Jr. and wife, Norma, Derwood, and Michael Joe "Mike" Kuykendall, Silver Spring; niece, Karen Ann Grace and husband, Kevin, Seattle, Wash.; great-nephews, Elliott and Oliver Grace; step-sisters, Joyce Simpson and husband, Charles, Princess Anne, Carolyn Dillow and husband, Charles, LaVale, Dr. Candace Todd and husband, Randy, Alabama; and his former wife, Karyl Kuykendall. Jeff was also survived by several step-nieces and step-nephews.
At Jeff's request, there will be a graveside service at the Greenwell Cemetery on Saturday, July 29, 2017, at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to honor Jeff's memory may do so by making contributions to the Greenwell Cemetery Association, c/o William Kuykendall, 875 Patterson Creek Road, Keyser, WV 26726.
Condolences for the family may be left at www.ScarpelliFH.com.
Published on July 22, 2017