David A. Kirkendall, 63, of Zanesville passed away Monday, March 28, 2022, peacefully at his home. Dave was born on July 7, 1958, in Zanesville, Ohio to the late Joseph Kirkendall and Hazel Kovaleski Kirkendall. Dave was a 1976 graduate of West Muskingum High School and worked in production at Momentive Performance Materials (formerly General Electric Quartz) where he retired after 36 years of service. He enjoyed traveling, going to the casino with friends and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Lori Schmitz Kirkendall; children: Arika (James) Denman and Kelly (Andrew) Wohlgamuth; grandchildren: Kenzie, Riley and Rhett; brothers: Joseph (Rosemary) Kirkendall II, Richard Kirkendall and Daniel (Katrina) Kirkendall; mother-in-law Norma Schmitz; brother-in-law Greg (Mary Jo) Schmitz; sister-in-law Kristine Dibble and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Ronald Schmitz.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution can be made to the West Muskingum Athletic Boosters, PO Box 653, Zanesville, OH 43702-0653.
Calling hours will be from 5-8 PM on Friday, April 1, 2022, at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE. Services will follow on Saturday, April 2, 2022 at 11:00 AM in the Snouffer Chapel.
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