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Harding Funeral Home
Monday June 6th, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

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Memorial Service

Harding Funeral Home
Monday June 6th, 2022

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Clifford O. "Kitch" Kitchell, Jr.

Clifford O. “Kitch” Kitchell, Jr., 62, of Walnutport, passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2022, in his home.  He was the husband of Janet L. (Nagy) Kitchell, whom he married on March 14, 2000.  Born in Burlington, VT, he was the son of Margaret (Sampson) Sorrell and the late Clifford O. Kitchell, Sr.  Since 1984, Kitch worked for R.L. Reppert in Emmaus as a drywall hanger.   He was a member of the Slatington Moose Lodge, American Legion Post 16, Diamond Fire Co.., and the Walnutport VFW Post 7215.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by a step-son: Joshua Spaar and companion Stephanie Horn; grandchildren: Ethan & Wyatt. sisters: Tammy Kalamaris and companion Fred Phillips of Slatington, Katrina and husband Scott Biro of Ringtown; step-brothers: Mark & James Sorrell; step-sisters: Marcia Dupoise, Jill Blair.  He was pre-deceased by a step-brother, Christopher Sorrell.
A memorial service will be held at 11AM on Monday, June 6, 2022, at Harding Funeral Home, 25-27 N. Second Street, Slatington.  Family and friends may pay their respects from 10 to 11Am at the funeral home.  

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A candle was lit in memory of Clifford Kitchell, Jr.

Marie Nagy Jun 6 2022 10:02 PM

Dear Janet and Family, our thoughts and prayers are with you on the loss of Kitch.
Love, Abner, Joanna

Abner,Joanna Jun 5 2022 8:11 PM

To all of the Kitchells, our second family. We are heartbroken to hear about Kitchie. He’s way too young to leave you all. The Leggetts all remember him so fondly., his mischievous smile and he always ready for anything. The memories will always stay with you and our family as well. Huge hugs and much love coming your way from Vermont ( Carolyn, Robbie, Jane and Crocky) and Montana (Judy) . Take good care of yourselves.

Carolyn Leggett Perine Jun 5 2022 10:17 AM

So sorry for your loss Janet Kitch was a great guy hugs a prayers to you and your family

Deb Andrews Jun 3 2022 8:12 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Clifford Kitchell, Jr.

ethan Jun 2 2022 9:36 PM

Peggy,Tammy and Katrina. I'm so sorry for all of your loss. I haven't seen you all for probably 45yrs. But NEVER forgot about you all. I remember being at you all's house ever weekend. Alot of wonderful memories. Kitch was like a big brother to me when I was young. I always heard that he was still a great guy. My prayers and thought are with you all. Hugs and kisses to you all. Also his wife. Always Jana(Gero)Nicolas
New Mexico

Jana C Nicolas Jun 2 2022 8:48 PM

I'm Remembering all the pranks you pulled on us girls ...scratching in the crawl space..hiding under our beds then jumping out....... I'm laughing and crying. You helped me thru hard times. I'll always remember that. Gonna miss ya so much.

Katrina Jun 2 2022 3:46 PM

Best brother-in-law I could of asked for.

Scott Biro Jun 2 2022 2:36 PM

Just wanted to say we are sorry from the Gero's in Vermont lot of memories growing up with the family

Brian Gero Jun 2 2022 1:14 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Clifford Kitchell, Jr.

Robert and Rebecca Shull Jun 2 2022 10:37 AM

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