LOFS/CROWN POINT, IN - Melvin 'Mel' D. Kemp, age 82, of LOFS/Crown Point, passed away October 1, 2017. He was born in Garden City, KS on August 31, 1935 to the late Melvin and Gladys (nee Johnson) Kemp. He is survived by his loving wife, of 41 years, Nancy (nee Zeiss) Kemp. He was previously married to the late Jean (nee Stone) Kemp and the couple adopted three children during their marriage; Christopher Kemp, Anne (Ahmed) Stowers, Martha (Keith) Jones. Mel is also survived by his sister, Joan Boyland; step children, Lloyd (Dee) Neukranz, Laura Davis, Thomas (Nancy) Neukranz; and 11 grandchildren.

A memorial service for Mel will take place Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Bethel Church, 10202 Broadway, Crown Point, IN 46307. Arrangements have been entrusted to REES FUNERAL HOME, WINFIELD, CHAPEL. For more information, please call 219-661-2600. Online condolences may be shared with the family at: