Monday, February 28th, 2011
Mary K. "Kathy" Kinstle, 63, of rural Wapakoneta, died at 8:28 a.m. Feb. 24, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
She was born June 27, 1947, in Pineville, Ky., to Willie and Mossie Miracle Thompson. On Aug. 4, 1979, she married Samuel L. Kinstle, who survives.
Other survivors include five children, Dr. Travis (Paula) Lutz, Celina, Kim (Mark) Koenig, New Bremen, Mark (Joyce) Kinstle, Wake Forest, N.C., Jason (Barb) Lutz, Wapakoneta, and Kelli (Matt) Simons, Valrico, Fla.; seven siblings, Mary Bowman, Rocky Mount, Va., Claud (Nellie) Thompson, Pineville, Ky., Bobbi Jean Schmidt, Troy, Ken (Marie "Boots") Thompson, Hicksville, Virginia Franks, New Knoxville, Willine Schwarck, St. Marys, and Cliff (Vickie) Thompson, St. Marys; and 17 grandchildren.
Deceased is an infant son, Anthony Lutz; five brothers, Berchel Thompson, Dan Thompson, Gillis Thompson, Herschel "Buster" Thompson and George Thompson; and five sisters, Mandy Thomas, Edna Thompson, Wanda Fay Thompson, Dorothy Jones and Maude Jean Thompson.
She was a member and worked as custodian of Hillsdale Baptist Church and formerly was employed in the production department at the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., both of St. Marys.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Revs. Harold Leiss and Gen McBride officiating. Burial is at Resthaven Memory Gardens near St. Marys.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys.
Contributions may be made to the Cancer Association of Auglaize County.
Condolences may be left at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.