We express our sincerest condolences to the family and staff of State Representative Edmund Kuempel, upon the news of his passing this morning. His presence and leadership will be sorely missed, and we mourn the loss of a true Texas patriot.

Said Chairman Steve Munisteri, “I am very shocked and saddened to hear the news of the passing of State Representative Edmund Kuempel. Only a few weeks ago, we had a very nice visit, and I will always be grateful for his kindness.  He was a strong supporter of our State Republican Party and of our values and principles. I am very appreciative for the friendship we enjoyed, and I extend my deepest condolences to his family. Our thoughts and prayers are with them in this difficult time.”