Tricounty News

C. Dean ‘Chuck’ Kaml, 43


C. Dean “Chuck” Kaml of Kimball died Monday, March 17, 2014, in Sibley County after an auto accident. He was 43.

Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. with memorial services held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Kimball.


Charlan Dean Kaml was born April 12, 1970, in St. Cloud to James Bruns, Sr. and Carolyn Rose Kaml. He worked as a truck driver. Dean enjoyed listening to music, old-fashioned cars, hanging out with his kids, joking around and talking with friends.

Chuck is preceded in death by his parents; and brother-in-law Buddy Smith.

He is survived by his fiancée Mary Smith; children Charity and Curtis Kaml, both of Kimball; step-children Samantha Diobis and Mary Smith, both of St. Cloud, Richard Smith of Ruthven, Iowa; sisters and brothers Katina Kaml (and Joe Hawkins) of Paynesville, James Bruns, Jr., Debbie Bruns, and Brenda Bruns; six step-grandchildren; and dog Blue.