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NAGEL, Kenneth H.

NAGEL, Kenneth H.

NAGEL - Kenneth H. Age 76, retired North Tonawanda Public Shool Teacher, passed away at ECMC, June 7, 2017. He was listed multiple times in Who's Who Among America's Teachers and received the WNY Golden Apple Award for teaching in 1993. He was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Chancel Choir, and a member of the percussion section of the Post 264 American Legion Band of the Tonawandas, where he was Chairman of the Board for several years. Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Kathleen Elaine (nee Peters); devoted father of Tristan Elaine (late Rev. Lester) D'Angelo, and Devin Kenneth (DawnMarie) Nagel; proud and loving grandfather of the late Tyler Scott D'Angelo, Petrina Elaine D'Angelo, Mason Devin Nagel, Colin Epifanio Nagel; beloved brother of Joan Ruth (late Donald Frank) Garlapo; loving godfather to Jeanette Bristol (Michael) Medrick, and his nephew, Jeremy Matthew (Renee) Peters; also survived by nieces, Ruth Musser (Richard) Linneborn and Elizabeth Musser (Edward Rieger) Ryan, Alison (Adam) VanHorn and their families; also honorary grandfather of Kristian and Thomas Haeussler and Matthew Newman. Visitation Saturday 6-8 PM, and Sunday 1-3 and 6-8 PM in the WATTENGEL FUNERAL HOME, 533 Meadow Dr., North Tonawanda. The funeral will be Monday morning at 11:00 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 453 Old Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda, NY 14120. If desired, memorials may be given to St. Paul Lutheran Church or, American Legion Band of the Tonawandas, P.O. Box 122, Tonawanda, NY 14150. Online registry at

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