|Birth: ||Jul. 7, 1909|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 1995|
WILLIAM F. KINEN was born on 7 Jul 1909 in BENTON TWP, CASS CO, IA. He died on 18 Apr 1995 at the age of 85 in ATLANTIC, CASS CO., IOWA. He was buried on 21 Apr 1995 in ATLANTIC CATHOLIC CEM, ATLANTIC, CASS CO, IA.m
William Frederick "Bill" Kinen, 85, longtime Wiota and Atlantic resident, died Tuesday morning, April 18, at Atlantic Care Center.
The son of William F. and Mary Magadeline Herchenbach Kinen, he was born July 6, 1909, on a farm north of Wiota and graduated from the Wiota High School in 1927.
His marriage to Gladys Clara Miller took place Feb. 3, 1931, in Atlantic and they farmed north of Wiota until retiring in 1970 and moving to Atlantic in 1971.
Mr. Kinen raised Angus cattle and was a member of the Wiota School Board and the Cass County Fair Board for several years. After retiring, he worked for Rex Toler of Atlantic in the produce business.
Mr. Kinen was a member of the Knights of Columbus, a former member of the BPO Elks Lodge 445, a past member of the Angus Association and a member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church. He enjoyed fishing, wood carving and golfing.
Surviving are his children, Eugene F. Kinen of Atlantic and his wife, Shirley; Doris Leander of rural Cedar Bluffs, Neb., and her husband Dr. Roy; Charles Kinen of Atlantic and his wife Colette; Larry D. Kinen of Papillion, Neb., and his wife, Cheryl; and Mary Jo Kinen of Chicago, Ill.
Also surviving are 17 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a stepgreat-grandson; a sister, Lorretta Erickson of the Atlantic Care Center; three sisters-in-law, Christine Miller of Atlantic, Grace Dolan of Casey and Darlene Miller of Fort Worth, Texas; a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; a granddaughter, Claudette Kinen; a and a sister, Gertrude Kinen.
A funeral Mass will be said at 10 a.m. Friday, April 21, at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, wit Rev. Michael Peters and Monsignor Edward Kelly officiating. Interment will be in the Atlantic Catholic Cemetery.
ATLANTIC PAPER Wednesday, April 19, 1995
Gladys Clara Miller Kinen (1909 - 1990)
Eugene F. Kinen (1932 - 2013)*
Atlantic Catholic Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 03, 2012
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