By | November 21, 2020

Ken Schinkel cause of death – Ken Schinkel dead : obituary – tributes

How did Ken Schinkel die? Cause of death

Former NHL player and coach, Ken Schinkel has passed away. He died at the age of 87.

  • Date of death: November 20, 2020
  • Age: 87-year-old
  • Cause of death: unconfirmed

Ken Schinkel Obituary, funeral arrangement, any GoFundMe page

The family are yet to make public the obituary and funeral arrangements.

We are unable to confirm if a GoFundMe was created by the family/friends of the deceased at the time of this publication.

This post will be updated with more information as they are made available and public.

Ken Schinkel tributes

Family, friends and loved ones of the deceased have taken to their social media pages to share tributes, kind words and prayer.

Our best wishes and love to the deceased’s family and friends.’

Seth Rorabaugh wrote;

An original member of the franchise, Ken Schinkel had several “firsts” for the Penguins.

Heavy check markHe was their first all-star
Heavy check markHe had their first playoff hat trick
Heavy check markAnd was the first player to take over as head coach.

Mr. Schinkel died recently at age 87.

Pittsburgh Penguins wrote;

We’re deeply saddened by the passing of an original member of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Ken Schinkel.

Schinkel played for the Penguins starting in 1967, but also served as head coach and head scout.

Our thoughts are with his family during this difficult time.

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