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A Wetzel and Son Obituary for:
Kevin Barry Friel
January 7, 1955 - April 2, 2018

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Funeral Home - Wetzel and Son Funeral Home - 419 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046 - 215-663-8550 - Map
Family Florist - Schmidt’s Florist - 700 Solly Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111 - 215-745-6234 - Map
Donation - American Heart Association Memorial Fulfillment Center - PO Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693 - 800-282-0291 - Map

Kevin Barry Friel of Philadelphia, PA died Monday, April 2, 2018 at Albert Einstein Medical Center. He was 63 years old. Kevin was born January 7, 1955 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of the late James Joseph Friel Jr. and the late Claire Louise Friel (nee - Lennon). He is the loving partner of Annmarie Williams; devoted father of Deinna Friel Davalos and her husband Joe, Michael Stone and his wife Cheryl, Dennis Stone and his wife Erin, and Tish Schleigh and her husband Brandon; grandfather of Justin, Faith, John, Rayann, Alyssa, Briana, Emily, Peyton, Jacob, and Aiden; He is also survived by his many great grandchildren. Kevin is the brother of Kathleen Hobson and the late Dennis Friel. He was a dear friend of Tina Selser. He will be dearly missed by his pitbull Blast.

Kevin was born, raised, and educated in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. He was a carpet layer for many years. Kevin loved his Harley Davidson.

Relatives and friends were invited to his viewing on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 from 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. at Wetzel and Son Funeral Home, 419 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to American Heart Association Memorial Fulfillment Center, PO Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693. Kevin and his family were proud walkers for the American Heart Associations Heart Walk for Stroke Research.

Family flowers arranged by Schmidt’s Florist 215-745-6234.

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