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Richard E Kinney

July 18, 1944 ~ May 6, 2020 (age 75)


     Richard E. Kinney, 75, of Fishers, Indiana, formerly of Tilton, IL, passed away at 1:23am, Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at Community Hospital East, Indianapolis, Indiana.  He was born in Danville, IL, on July 18, 1944, the son of Clifford and Anna {West} Kinney.  He was married to Sheryl A. Miller on January 15, 1966.

     He is survived by his son, Richard T. (Katy) Kinney of Lenexa, Kansas; his daughter, Tisha (Tim) Craghead of Fishers, IN; his sisters, Sue Johnson of Westville, Alberta McCord of Danville, & Freida Kinney of Catlin; his grandchildren, Tiara Craghead & Anthony Kinney.  He was preceded in death by:  his parents; his wife, Sheryl; his brother, Doc Kinney; and his sisters, Audrey, Betty, Dorothy, & Anabelle.

     Richard retired from General Motors.  He enjoyed cooking, woodworking, and working in the garden.  He loved to fix up his house and dogs.  He especially cherished his family and spending time with them. 

     The family will have private services and has entrusted his care to Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Georgetown, Illinois 200 E. West St. Georgetown, Illinois 61846.  He will be laid to rest in Oak Hill Cemetery, Danville, IL.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Paws and Think INC.  Please join his family in sharing memories through his Tribute Wall at

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Graveside Service
May 11, 2020

12:00 PM
Oak Hill Cemetery
Danville, , IL 61834

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