Passed away Saturday, June 8, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Family will receive friends at the Kempf Funeral & Cremation Services, Battle Creek on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 4:00pm 6:00pm. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 11:00am with Pastor Chuck Winter officiating. Interment will follow at Fort Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Wounded Warrior Project. Friends may send condolences or share a memory at www.kempffuneralhome.com.