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“I worked with Kirk when we were both with First American. He was always committed to exceeding our customer's expectations. He was a great guy to...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Dave Petro - Bay Village, OH

“You will be missed KVG!!!My condolences and prayers to your family. ”

“You will be missed! ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Karen and Doug Ryan - Family

“Melissa,Lots of hugs and prayers to you as well as Kirk's family. ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Margarete Mayhugh - Brook Park, OH

“Guys, I am so sorry to hear about Kirk's passing. He was an amazing cousin and man. He truly will be missed by all. If I can do anything please...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Rick Santone - Latrobe, PA

“Melissa: Those we love don't go away.They walk beside us every day...unseen & unheard but always near. Still loved and still missed and very dear....Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Tonia Kelly - Snellville, GA

“Thoughts and prayers are with Kirk's family and friends. I'll always remember the great times at Airborne with Kirk. Stay strong and love long. R.I.P...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Diane Griffie - Brook Park, OH

“Sad to hear the news. Such a nice guy. Condolences to Mike and the entire Van Gelder family. ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Vince Menillo - Hinckley, OH

“Dear Melissa,I'm so saddened at Kirks' is important...He has been promoted to a place of glory. I'm sorry we cant be with you for...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“I am praying for your entire family. Kirk was a wonderful person. I cannot say we were very close friends, but I've known him since we were in...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Ronda Leffel - Lodi, OH - Friend

“My deepest synpathy and condolances on the loss of a good friend. I am deeply saddened by Kirks passing. My thoughts and prayers are with The...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Bill Glomb - Medina, OH

“So sorry for the Van Gelder family's loss! Kirk was a very nice man and he will be remembered as that! We will all miss him very much! ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: Connie Russo - Berea, OH

“Prayers of comfort for your family. Kirk was a wonderful man. He was my boss for many years at FAM and I have been very blessed to have known him. ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Clarece Tippett

“may the GOD of compassion and mercy help you though your GRIEF JOHN 11:24.25. ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry to hear of your family's loss. Prayers for peace and comfort. ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Michele Raper-Taylor - BrookPark, OH

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all! ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Rick Wiecek, MD - Port Clinton, OH

17 of 17 | Posted by: Ken & Kathy Limpert - OH

KIRK VAN GELDER age 49. Beloved husband of Melissa (nee Smeal). Devoted father of Sara. Loving son of Evelyn Impert (Norman) and the late Frank. Dearest brother of Edward (Maria), Michael (Jessica) and Kenny Limpert (Kathy). Son in law of Donna and Thomas Smeal. Nephew, uncle, cousin and friend of many. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the funeral home Thursday July 6, 2007 at 6:30 PM. Friends received Thursday 3 – 6:30 PM at the A. RIPEPI AND SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HTS, OHIO (WEST OF I-71)