James Varvel Obituary

   James (Jim) Varvel of Goose Creek, MO formerly of Novelty, MO died Sunday, October 14, 2012 after a motorcycle accident. Jim was born to Rick Varvel and Nancy Tsivinsky on December 14, 1970 in Iowa City, IA.

   Jim is survived by his wife of 12 years Crystal Varvel of Goose Creek, MO, formerly of Novelty, MO, his dad Rick Varvel of Sapulpa, OK, his mother Nancy Tsivinsky of Bernie, MO, one sister, Cathy and her husband Tom Vaiasicca of Paradise, CA, one son Jaimie Varvel of Colorado, two daughters Olivia Varvel of Colorado, and Brittny Varvel of California, his father-in-law Richard Warren of Coldwater, MO, his mother-in-law Kay Kendall of Coldwater, MO, two brothers-in-law, Walter and his wife Ashley Kendall of Bonne Terre, MO, Michael and his wife Tracie Kendall of Hawaii, one sister-in-law Sherry Kendall and fiancé Helmut Schmitz of Dallas, TX, one step daughter Dameris French of St. Louis, MO, two adopted daughters, Aimee and Katie Yoakum of Novelty, MO, seven nieces and nephews and many friends.

   Jim was preceded in death by his step-father Larry Trippy and his grandparents Burt and Margery Matthews.

   Jim enjoyed riding his motorcycle, hunting and spending time with his lovely wife and family and friends.

   Funeral services were October 19, 2012 at Mahn’s Funeral Home in Festus, MO. Jim was laid to rest at Peaceful Ridge Cemetery in Desoto, MO.

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