SGT., Christopher A. "Chris" Kuhl
Birth date: January 27, 1988
Death date: July 21, 2012
SGT., Christopher A. “Chris” Kuhl, Age 24, of Burlington, passed away at his home on Saturday, July 21, 2012. Chris was born on January 27, 1988 in Burlington, to Ronald Kuhl and Christie (nee Hayes) Huber. He had been a lifetime resident of Burlington and a graduate of Burlington High School. He went on to graduate from Gateway Technical College in Criminal Justice. Chris proudly served his country, first as a Reservist with the 378 MI BN A CO out of Fort Sheridan and currently with the 301st MI BN out of Arizona. He was a training NCO for his company, currently serving as a Sergeant in Military Intelligence for the United States Army. Chris worked for Burlington Auto Parts as a parts salesman. He was a lifelong Boy Scout and had been involved in high school football and mock trials. Chris had a million dollar smile and an infectious laugh. He was an avid Packer fan and enjoyed hunting, fishing, paintballing and 4- wheeling. He loved spending time at the Boundary Waters and restoring his Camaro with his Papa. Survivors include his parents; Christie and Dan Huber and Ronald and Lynn (Lile) Kuhl, grandparents; Marilyn Davenport and Russell Sr. “Papa” and Jacqueline “Rema” Hayes, great-grandmothers; Bernice Mogenson and Charlotte Hayes, sister, Victoria Huber, step-sister, Nicole Minshew, aunts; Tracy (Jeff) Stardy and Ronni (Peter) Endemann, uncles; Russell Jr. (Catherine) Hayes and Michael (Jennifer) Hayes, many nieces, great aunts and great uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends. Chris was preceded in death by his grandfather, Harold Davenport, 2 great-grandfathers, a great-grandmother, a great-great-grandmother and by a cousin, Sandy Schultz. The family would like to express a special thank you to Mike Hayes, Kurtis Lois, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department and to the Burlington Police Department.
Memorials have been suggested to the family to be used towards military related charitable donations.
Visitation for Chris will be held at Schuette-Daniels Funeral Home on Friday, July 27, 2012 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM , followed by a 8:30 PM Prayer Vigil officiated by Chaplain Rand. Military Honors will follow the Prayer Vigil.
A private mass for the family will take place at St. Charles Church