Brian W. Kindl

Brian W. Kindl, 45, of Gloversville and a former Fort Plain resident, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 27, 2015, at his home from natural causes.

He was born December 1, 1969, in Batavia, NY, the son of William Kindl and Janice (Carter) Frasier. Brian was educated in Broadalbin schools.

Mr. Kindl served his country in the United State Army.

Brian was last employed as a chef at the Dome 49 Restaurant in Fort Plain.

A man devoted to his family, Brian was a loving and caring son, brother and fiance. He always put the needs of his loved ones before his, especially his step-grandson, Scott. A talented chef, he enjoyed cooking and baking for family and friends. He took much pride in his woodworking, which resulted in his business called “Kindl-in-Wood”. In his leisure, he was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing.

Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Janice Frasier and husband Guy of Fort Plain; his father, William Kindl of Gloversville; his fiance, Karen Johnson of Gloversville; three stepdaughters, Shyanne Berry of Gloversville, Amy Lewis of Broadalbin and Rebecca Johnson Briggs of Gloversville; two sisters, Kimberly Berry of Gloversville and Victoria Amell of Florida; a brother, Robert Simonds of Virginia; two step-grandchildren, Scott Briggs and Hannah Lewis; several nieces, nephews, step-siblings, cousins, and great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was predeceased by two brothers, Richard and Scott King.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 2, 2015, at 6 p.m. from the Vincent A. Enea Funeral Service, 20 Bridge St., St. Johnsville, NY, 568-7040, with the Reverend Walter Braemer, of the Community Bible Church, Fort Plain, officiating. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesdaym December 2, 2015, from 4 p.m. until the time of the services. Interment will take place at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gloversville, NY at the convenience of the family. All memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241 or to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. To add to Brian’s online memorials, please go to