Louis John Kaeckell

Louis John Kaeckell, 83, formerly of Ottawa, Kansas passed away Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, at the Morningside Place Nursing Home, Overland Park, Kansas.

Service arrangements are pending and will be announced later. Inurnment, Chapel Hill Cemetery, Kansas City.

John was born Jan. 11, 1937, at Ottawa, the son of Clifford and Eunice (Wilkinson) Kaeckell. He was a graduate of Ottawa High School, class of 1954 and graduated from Emporia State Teacher’s College in 1958 with a B. S. Degree in Business. Most of his life John was an insurance representative.

He was an Overland Park resident for many years.

He was united in marriage to Dickie Catherine Adair of Kansas City in 1959. She preceded him in death in 2015.

He was also preceded in death by his parents and his two sons, Clifford S. Kaeckell, in 1981, and Kevin Kaeckell, in 2018; a brother, Glen Heinlein, and a sister, Kathy Wilson.

Survivors include his son, Kelly Kaeckell, of Kansas City; one sister, Karen Brownell of Clearwater, Florida; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Posted online on November 24, 2020