Francis C. KempfApril 26, 1923 ~ October 11, 2017 (age 94)
Francis "Dick" Kempf, age 94, of Tonawanda, died Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital in Amherst. Born April 26, 1923 in Buffalo, he was the son of the late John and Florence (nee Napolitan) Kempf and was a resident of Tonawanda for the greater part of his life. A Marine Corps Veteran of WWII, Dick was an active member of the Conrad F. Kania Detachment, Marine Corps League. He was employed at Cargill, Inc. in Buffalo before retiring.
He was the beloved husband of Lois (nee Greene) Kempf; father of Gary Kempf of Nashville, Tennessee, Susan (John) Evans of Tonawanda, and the late Paul, Debra and Sharyn Kempf. Also surviving are several grandchildren.
Friends may call after 3 PM on Monday at the HAMP FUNERAL HOME, Inc., 37 Adam Street at Seymour, Tonawanda, where a Marine Corps League service and Military Honors will be held at 4 PM Monday. Friends invited. Entombment will be cared for privately at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda. If desired, memorials to the American Cancer Society, 101 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst, NY 14228-1198, are preferred by the family.