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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Kappel, Richard W.




Richard W. “Dick” Kappel, 86 of Longwood at Oakmont (formerly of Fox Chapel) passed away on Monday, January 22, 2018. Beloved Husband for 60 years of Elaine Kappel. Dear Father of the late Caroline (Kappel) Haak and Richard Kappel. Father-in-law of Mark F. Haak. Grandfather of Alexander F. and Thomas R. Haak. Dick proudly served our country during the Korean War in the United States Army. He was a graduate of Shadyside Academy and LeHigh University and the former CEO of Kappel’s Jewlers, Inc. Dick was a member of Butler Country Club, The Duquesne Club, and the Royal Order of Jesters. He was an avid traveler and an active golfer. Friends and relatives are invited to a memorial service on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at Longwood at Oakmont Ballroom, 500 Route 909, Verona, PA 15147. Inurnment will be private for the family at Homewood Cemetery. Memorials may be made in his name to Shady Side Academy, 423 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238 or a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements entrusted to BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. Oakmont.