James Kinder

August 5, 1942 ~ July 18, 2021 (age 78)


James A. Kinder, age 78, passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. A retired meat manager, James loved bowling, gardening and working in his yard. Preceded in death by, wife, Bonnie, parents, Dewey and Mary Kinder, brother, Dewey Earl Kinder Jr., sisters, Margaret Wilson, Mary Louise Stover and Betty Johnson, sister in law, Joan Kinder. Survived by, daughters, Melinda (Ricky) Campbell and Melissa (Mark) Wolfe, grandchildren, David (Mandy) Kinder and Becca (DeVonta Slaughter) Campbell, great grandchildren, NaRyan, Josiah, Niki, Mymy and Kaden, brothers, Gary Kinder and Vic (Mary) Kinder, sister in law, Gladys Kinder, his best buddy and nephew, Nico Kinder, beloved dog, Rosie, numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends. There is not enough of a way to say thank you for all the love, phone calls and messages that we have gotten from so many friends and family. Friends may call at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME, 2693 W. Broad St., Friday, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM where service will follow at 1:00 PM. Interment Obetz Cemetery. Our Dad, James Kinder, a Treasure, Jewel, Father, Papa and Friend. We love you Dad.

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