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“I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Please find peace and comfort in Psalms 119:76. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“I grew up playing baseball and going to school with Kenny and no matter what, he always had a smile on his face. He was a great competitor on the...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Kurt Snyder - Vancouver, WA

“I will miss you my friend. I enjoyed seeing you at different concerts and helping you and your mom here and there.Love Dave ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: David Mccleerey - Vancouver, WA

“What an inspiring young man. Letting us know that he was and all of us should "Live" the life we have. We will all miss him. ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Bill and Deanna Gunderson - WA

“will miss you and your smile...your hugs were the best...my prayers to your family....rest in peace ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Pat Allison - WA

“To the family of Kenny, I am very sorry to learn of your loss. It was nice to have met Kenny. I will keep your family in my prayers. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Kim Block - Vancouver, WA

“I didn't know you very long, Kenny, but whenever I saw you, you were a breath of fresh air, always optimistic & positive. You will be sorely missed...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Ann Smits - Ridgefield, WA

“Kenny the loving friendship you had with our family was beauitful you where always just a phone call away. We may be apart but you will forever be in...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Wendy Pederson - Vancouver, WA

“I am saddened to hear of Kenny's passing. We were not in the same grade at school but we had friends in common so we were acquainted. Having lost my...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Gina Talbot - Austin, TX

“Family of Kenny Bartel, So sorry to hear of your loss. I'm sure Kenny will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Patrick...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Enjoyed going to school with you.Enjoyed playing baseball with you.Enjoyed bowling with you.This came way too soon I am going to miss that great big...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Dave and Krista Sorter - WA

“Kenny is loved by all who knew him. He will be missed. May he rest in peace free of pain. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Nicki Fahey - Vancouver, WA

“Going to miss you buddy, Go Cowboys! ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Kenny my friend you will be missed dearly by a lot of people. May God rest your soul. Love ya Kenny. Steve Lucas ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Love you brother ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Brian Luse - Vancouver, WA


KENNETH "KENNY" R. BARTEL JANUARY 2, 1969 ~ APRIL 4, 2018 Kenny was born in Portland, OR and adopted at 3 days old by Richard and Patricia Bartel. He lived and attended school in Vancouver, WA his entire life. Kenny was a natural athlete and fan of all sports-especially football, baseball and basketball. His family had season tickets to the Portland Trailblazers and he was a passionate fan. The Cowboys were HIS team and he was thrilled when he attended a game last December in Dallas. In addition to sports, Kenny loved rock music and attending concerts with his friends. He also enjoyed the entertainment at the casinos but didn't gamble much. He was a born salesman and sold cars for over 20 years in the area. He was employed at Vancouver Toyota at the time of his passing. Family was most important to Kenny and he was devastated with the passing of his dad in October 2017. Kenny is survived by his mother, Patricia; his sister, Suzanne Bartel of Arizona; and his nephew, Bryce Hoxeng of Vancouver, WA. Services to be held Sunday, April 15, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Donations may be sent to American Cancer Society, ATTN: Relay For Life of Clark County, WA, 1504 College Way, Lexington, KY 40502. Please sign his guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.

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