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Jeffery L. KendallPassing: October 30, 2020


Mitchell Cemetery

Graveside Service

Tuesday, November 3rd @ 1:30 p.m.


No Visitation


Mitchell Cemetery

Tuesday, November 3rd at 1:30 p.m.

MITCHELL – Jeffery L. Kendall, 66, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Friday, October 30, 2020, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born June 10, 1954, in Bedford, he was the son of Don and Anetra (McCart) Kendall.  He married Sherry Hedrick April 2, 1975, and she preceded him in death December 30, 2008.  His second marriage was to Connie Sue Thomas on November 11, 2011.

Jeff retired from the City of Bedford with over 30 years of service.  He graduated from Mitchell High School in 1972 and was a member of the First Baptist Church.  Jeff enjoyed his family, fishing on his boat, and traveling to Gatlinburg and Mackinac Island.  Photograpy was his hobby.

Connie Sue Kendall of Mitchell
Holly (Chris) Thompson of Mitchell
Anthony Kendall of Bloomington
Christina Kline of Bedford
Heidi Meadows of Unionville
Kathryn Sykes, Shyann Sykes, Charlotte Thompson, and Jeffrey Kendall
step grandchildren,
Katie Thompson, Korbyn Kline, Caleb Macy, Cole Macy, Adrienne Meadows, and Wyatt Sowders
step great grandchildren,
Alexandria Caudill, Logan Caudill, and Zayleb Macy
Kimberley Leonard of Mitchell    

His parents; wife, Sherry; and maternal and paternal grandparents, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 3, at Mitchell Cemetery with Pastor Dwight Dunbar officiating.

A celebration of life will be from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, November 7, at the Mitchell Masonic Lodge No. 228 F.&A.M.

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12 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: timothy h galloway | McCordsville IN 46055
    Date: November 4, 2020
    Jeff was a true professional in our chosen profession. He was always willing to help when I ask and I reciprocated. I am sure the City of Bedford hated it when he retired. May peace be with his family and be proud of what he accomplished during his life. Friend, Tim Galloway
  2. Guest: Emily Drake | Mitchell
    Date: November 3, 2020
    Sending prayers, hugs, and love!
  3. Guest: Janet and Charlie | Mitchell
    Date: November 2, 2020
    Holly and Connie and families ...So sorry to hear of Jeffs passing. We were in TN when Jennifer called to tell us. We are so sorry for all of you. If I can help in any way, please let us know.
  4. Guest: Rev. Greg Warren | Conway AR
    Date: November 2, 2020
    So sorry for the family's loss. Jeff is at peace now and out of pain. God be with you all. Greg
  5. Guest: Suzie Batchelor Leatherman | Mitchell, IN
    Date: November 2, 2020
    Kim and family, Was so saddened to read of Jeff’s passing. He was a really great guy. Prayers for peace and comfort for all of you! Love you!!
  6. Guest: Donna | Mitchell, IN
    Date: November 2, 2020
    I am so sorry. Love and comfort to all.
  7. Guest: Jan Grissom | Lafayette Louisiana
    Date: November 2, 2020
    Condolences to the family. So sorry to here this. A great classmate and friend.
  8. Guest: Cindy Acton Matlock | Bedford, IN
    Date: November 2, 2020
    Kim I am so sorry to hear about Jeff. My sincere condolences to you and your family. Cindy
  9. Guest: Kathy Adams | Avoca
    Date: November 1, 2020
    So sorry for your loss and knowing Jeff for many years and his family prayers to all the family
  10. Guest: Misty Adams | Bedford, IN
    Date: November 1, 2020
    Connie and family: I am sorry to hear of Jeff’s passing. Prayers in the coming days. I am out of town but will be thinking of you. Jeff was an asset to the City of Bedford.
  11. Guest: Bob Keithley | Mitchell, IN JJ
    Date: November 1, 2020
    Jeff was a good friend, I hadn't seen for awhile. Had a lot of funny times with him in High School. Always will remember his laugh very distinctive. My deepest condolences to the family.
  12. Guest: Susan Chastain kay | Blaine, tn
    Date: November 1, 2020
    So sorry for your loss. I knew Jeff in high school. He was good friend to John David Jeffries. Many fun memories. Condolences to his family.