Date Created: 10/09/2017
Last Updated: 10/19/2017

In loving memory of Donald E. “Deke” Kendall
5/12/1930 - 9/22/2017

Location: Agoura Hills, California

Visits: 29,165

This memorial was created in honor of Donald E. "Deke" Kendall of Agoura Hills, California. Deke, as he was affectionately known, was born on May 12, 1930 in Pekin, Illinois and passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, September 22, 2017. Deke was loved by many and will be dearly missed by all friends and family.
Friends and family are invited to join us on Saturday, October 21, 2017, to pay our respects to a truly remarkable Father, Husband, Teacher, Grandfather, Mentor, and Friend. The Memorial Service begins at 11:00am at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church, 5801 Kanan Road, Westlake Village, Ca 91362. Followed immediately by "A Celebration of Life", a tribute honoring the many achievements, contributions, and milestones Deke accomplished throughout his life. For further info please contact Jerome Lingad at (818)292-3303. Don’t forget to sign your name at the Guest Book before you leave. Thank you for visiting!




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Recent Memories & Stories

By: Jerome Lingad Monday, October 16, 2017
10.12.17 at 9:02 am Cindy Palay says The above comments have stirred so many long lost memories, I had forgotten the power of Deke’s mind, and the insight into our medicine and how much it colored the way that I have... View Entire Memory
By: Jerome Lingad Monday, October 16, 2017
10.10.17 at 11:29 am Mario Mancini says Donald Kendall, better known as Deke, was a visionary, a great teacher, and a friend. His insights and understanding of Chinese medicine provided many the foundation to truly use... View Entire Memory
By: Jerome Lingad Saturday, October 14, 2017
10.10.17 at 11:25 am George Wedemeyer says I First met Deke at the home of Ted Priebe and Cynthia Birkhimer for a discussion on Acupuncture and the Acupuncture Guild. Deke took to the concept of forming an Acup concept... View Entire Memory


Recent Tributes

By: Dave Kendall Saturday, October 21, 2017
I love you dad. I'm going to miss you. View Entire Tribute
By: Jerome Lingad Monday, October 16, 2017
10.11.17 at 11:59 pm Rosemarie Allen says I have never had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Kendall, however I feel fortunate that he has played such an amazing and important role in bringing Acupuncture and Oriental... View Entire Tribute
By: Jerome Lingad Monday, October 16, 2017
10.11.17 at 9:31 pm Star Urmston says I feel so fortunate to have studied electoacupuncture with Deke Kendall many years ago. Little did I know I was in for a mind expanding exploration of basic Chinese Medicine... View Entire Tribute


Recent Condolences

By: Regina and Beverly Atkinson Saturday, March 10, 2018
Jesus taught that someday "all those in the memorial tombs" will be resurrected. (John 5:28) Jehovah is the Creator of all life. Should it be hard to believe that he can re-create life? Of course, much would depend on... View Entire Condolence
By: Rick Giovanetto Wednesday, October 11, 2017
I offer my prayers and comfort to all who are bearing the loss of this good man - my Uncle Don. Debby, Don and David, my cousins, my prayers are with all of you. He lived a good long life, and clearly had a significant... View Entire Condolence
By: Jackie Reid Tuesday, October 10, 2017
My heartfelt condolences to the family. I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort through the loving memories of your beloved Donald. May you also look to our loving Heavenly Father, the God of all comfort, to... View Entire Condolence

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