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Phillip Stargel, 70, Adair Co., KY (1944-2015)

He was a US Army veteran who served in Vietnam. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans and the National Rifle Association. He was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late the late Gordon James Stargel and Delta (Goodin) Stargel. His wife, Faye Young Stargel, survives. She leaves 14 direct living descendants.
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Phillip Stargel, age 70, of the Millerfield Community of Adair County passed away Friday, September 11, 2015 at 6:48pmCT, at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville, KY.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 1pmCT, at the Tarter Cemetery on Hwy 76 near the Adair-Russell County line. Clergy officiating will be Bro. Dennis Roberts/ Interment in the Tarter Cemetery with full military rites presented by VFW Post 6097. There will be no visitation

Phillip Stargel, 70, Adair Co., KY (1944-2015)

He was born November 21, 1944 in Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Gordon James Stargel and Delta (Goodin) Stargel. He died Friday, September 11, 2015, in Danville, Boyle County, KY, at the age of 70 years, nine months, and 21 days.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jeffrey and Rodney Stargel and one sister Judith Ann Stargel.

Mr. Stargel is survived by his wife, Faye Young Stargel, of Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • His children: Isaac Stargel of Washington; Sheryl Corder and husband Rick of Parkers Lake, KY; William Kern of Chattanooga, TN; Cindy Steffan and husband Bryan of Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Michael Harkey of Chattanooga, TN

  • Four sisters: Marba Coomer and husband Albert of Ramsey, Indiana; Wanda Stargel of Columbia, KY; Sue Loy and husband Danny of Campbellsville, KY; and Geneal Abrell and husband Charlie of Columbia, KY

  • Five grandchildren: DerRick Corder, JerRick Corder, BradLee Corder, Tyler Steffan, Jack Steffan

  • and by four great grandchildren
Phillip was a US Army veteran who served in Vietnam. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans and the National Rifle Association. Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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Phillip Stargel, 70, Adair Co., KY (1944-2015)

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