Brett E. Kiel

Brett E. Kiel, 46, of rural Warren, IN, died Thursday afternoon, Jan. 3, 2019 at his father’s house in Warren.

Mr. Kiel was a 1990 graduate of Southern Wells High School. After high school, he worked for Hiday Motors and Kiel and Sons Builders, then started his own company, Kiel Services. He was a member of the Chester Township Volunteer Fire Department since 2011.

He was born June 19, 1972, in Chicago Heights, IL, to Paul and Linda Buchmeier Kiel. His parents survive in Warren. He married Shelley Allen on May 17, 1997, in the Sonlight Wesleyan Church in Bluffton, and she also survives.

Additional survivors include two daughters, Kyra Breanne Kiel and Kelby Shyanne Kiel, both at home; two brothers, Jason Kiel, of Huntington, and Adam (Amy) Kiel, of Bluffton; his father and mother-in-law, John and Linda Allen, of Warren; and a sister-in-law, Jody (Mark Saunders) Irick, of Markle.

Calling is Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Solid Rock United Methodist Church, 485 Bennett Drive, Warren. A service of celebration will be Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the church, with one hour of calling prior to the service. Jody Mounsey will be officiating and burial will follow in the Masonic Cemetery in Warren.

Memorials are to a scholarship for his daughters Kyra and Kelby, in care of Glancy Funeral Homes, PO Box 366, Warren, IN 46792 or Chester Township Fire Department, 9378S-300W, Poneto, IN 46781.

Arrangements are being handled by Glancy-H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren.

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