Estel L. Culwell, 77, of Richwood, died unexpectedly early Friday morning December 13, 2019 at the Memorial Hospital in Marysville.
He was born November 12, 1942 in Paintsville, Kentucky to the late Andrew and Della Mae (Castle) Culwell, he was also preceded in death by siblings: Charles and James Culwell and Phyllis Mocabee, one granddaughter and one great grandson.
Estel was retired from O.D.O.T, working out of the Richwood and Marysville offices for over thirty years.
He was true outdoorsman; he took great pride of taking care of his yard and garden. He also had been a beekeeper and lately had been taking care of his peacocks.
Estel enjoyed going to flea markets, collecting coins and was known to be pretty handy around the house.
Surviving is his wife: Pamela J. (Carpenter) Culwell, they were married May 13, 1985, children: Scott (Jeanna) Culwell of Raymond, Shelly (Charles) Crumley II of St. Marys, Earl Hall of Marysville, Cheryl Teel of Richwood, Vicki (Michael Murray) LeMaster of Powell and Annette Straw of Richwood
Grandchildren: Dustin and Johnathan Culwell, Aimee Mercer, Ashley (Joe) Record, Angel, Jeffrey and Matthew McCormick, Jeffrey II and Jennifer LeMaster, Glenn Jolliff and Jochlyn (Christian) Kokas,
Thirteen great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and extended family
Funeral services will be held Wednesday December 18, 2019 at 11:00 am at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home in Richwood, Pastor Ron Mocabee will officiate, burial will follow in the Claibourne Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 5-7 pm at the funeral home in Richwood.
Memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society at 5555 Frantz Rd. Dublin, OH 43017
Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at www.stofcheck-ballinger.com