David D. Hamel, 64, of Leawood, KS passed away Jan. 25th, 2016. David was born on Dec. 15th, 1951 in Independence, MO.
David loved working with the youth. He coached children’s baseball and soccer. He was active in Cub scouts, Boy scouts, and Royal rangers. David was active in his church, he and Jane did anything that needed to be done to help anyone. He loved teaching about the Bible.
Through his career life, David worked as a journeyman butcher, a salesman and trainer for Cisco, and most recently he was the director of training in the Kansas City area for Martin Brothers.
David was preceded in death by his sister, Rebecca Coycult.
He is survived by his wife, Jane Hamel, father Warren (Roberta) Hamel, mother, Alma Rice, Sister, Cynthia Hamel, 3 children and 8 grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held on Jan. 28th at 12pm at Overland Park Baptist Temple, 11648 Antioch Rd. Overland Park, KS 66210. Reception immediately following. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Luke’s Foundation, 4225 Baltimore Ave. Kansas City, MO 64111, memo: Dr. Subramanian’s Lung Cancer Research.