Jacob Lee Appel, age 32, passed away on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at the Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas. He was born on November 14, 1984 in Scott City, Kansas, the son of Robert Baxter and Pamela Marie Gimler Appel. After graduating from Scott Community High School, Jacob received his Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering from Friends University in Wichita, Kansas in 2008 and moved to McPherson, Kansas until August of 2016 when he moved back to Scott City, Kansas. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Scott City, Kansas. Survivors include his Mother - Pam Appel of Scott City, Kansas, One Sister - Miranda & John Lara of Scott City, Kansas, One Brother - Joel Appel of Scott City, Kansas, One Niece - Maci Lara of Scott City, Kansas, Grandparents - Leon & Hildie Gimler of Parsons, Kansas, Numerous Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.
He was preceded in death by his Father - Robert Baxter Appel, Grandparents - Robert & Themla Appel, One Uncle - Tony Akers and One Second Counsin - Ethan Rodenberg.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 15, 2017 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Scott City, Kansas with Fr. Warren Stecklein presiding. Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to Jacob L. Appel Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday and from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas. Interment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City, Kansas.