Madera, California – Erich Richard Kuckenbecker left this earthly world on August 18, 2021 at the age of 48. Erich was born in Fresno, CA on July 18, 1973 to his loving parents Lynne and Richard Kuckenbecker.
Erich grew up in Madera, CA and graduated from Madera High School in 1992. Erich enjoyed NASCAR and was an avid Jeff Gordon fan. He loved hunting and his yearly trips to Montana with his father and his friends. Erich also enjoyed spending time with his family. He loved the family’s yearly trips to Santa Cruz and especially loved going to Phil’s Fish Market on the way home.
Erich was loved by his entire family. He is survived by his wife Joanna Kuckenbecker. Children: Mallory Kuckenbecker, Chase Kuckenbecker and Kyle Kuckenbecker. Parents: Lynne and Richard Kuckenbecker. Siblings: Kristiane (Robert)Turner and Karin (Keith) Pace. Nephew: Cole Turner. Nieces: Kyla Turner and Riley Reif.
Services will begin on Thursday, August 26, 2021 with visitation for Erich from 5:00 -7:00 pm at Jay Chapel. The funeral service will be held on Friday, August 27, 2021 at 11:00 am at Jay Chapel. A private burial will proceed the funeral service.
Remembrances may be made to the Valley Children’s Hospital, 9300 Valley Children’s Place, Madera, CA 93636