Robert Kappel

Woonsocket

Robert W. Kappel, 96, of Woonsocket, passed away June 16, 2021, at Weskota Manor in Wessington Springs. 

Visitation was Tuesday, June 22, at the Basham Funeral Service with family present. Private burial will be held later.

Robert W. Kappel was born Oct. 24, 1924, in Woonsocket to Harold and Helen (Daharsh) Kappel. Robert graduated from Woonsocket High School. He served in the Navy during WWII. On Aug. 15, 1948, he was united in marriage to Phyllis Hesler. Robert and Phyllis owned and operated Kappel Hardware in Woonsocket from 1970 until their retirement in 1989. Robert’s passion was creating beautiful decorations and clocks out of wood.

Robert is survived by his sons, Carl (Nyla) of Woonsocket and Paul of Colorado; three granddaughters; five great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Arlene Kappel of Stillwater, Minn.; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Helen Kappel; wife, Phyllis, daughter, Kori Kappel; and brothers, Marvin Kappel and Gordon (Betty) Kappel.

Comments are closed.

  • Weather

    Woonsocket
    September 22, 2021, 3:50 pm
    Sunny
    75°F
    real feel: 74°F
    humidity: 28%
    wind speed: 11 mph S
    wind gusts: 16 mph
     
  • Upcoming Events

    September 2021
    Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    August 29, 2021 August 30, 2021 August 31, 2021 September 1, 2021 September 2, 2021 September 3, 2021 September 4, 2021
    September 5, 2021 September 6, 2021 September 7, 2021 September 8, 2021 September 9, 2021 September 10, 2021 September 11, 2021
    September 12, 2021 September 13, 2021 September 14, 2021 September 15, 2021 September 16, 2021 September 17, 2021 September 18, 2021
    September 19, 2021 September 20, 2021 September 21, 2021 September 22, 2021 September 23, 2021 September 24, 2021 September 25, 2021
    September 26, 2021 September 27, 2021 September 28, 2021 September 29, 2021 September 30, 2021 October 1, 2021 October 2, 2021
  • Recent Posts

  • Contact Us

    Ph/Fax: 605.796.4221
    Email: swj4221@icloud.com

    PO BOX 218
    Woonsocket, SD 57385
  • Archives