2016-06-08 / Obituaries

Robert W. Kingery

Robert W. Kingery, 87, of Bringhurst, passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at IU Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

Born in Carroll County on April 20, 1929, he was the son of Carl and Mary Kingery.

Bob graduated from Flora High School and dedicated his life to farming. He knew no stranger, and spent his later years finding the next big deal at farm sales, yard sales and shopping the Flora Thrift Shop. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed his weekly lunches with friends at the Flora Senior Center.

Bob had a loving heart and brought smiles to those who crossed his adventurous path.

Surviving with his wife, Betty, are their children, Robert (Marta) Kingery Jr. of Franklin, Tenn.; Teresa Kingery (Greg Reichert) of Nashville, Tenn., and David (Cathy) Kingery of Cutler; six grandchildren, Troy Anderson, Calvin Kingery, Johnna Hayman, Jacob Kingery, Kaitlyn Mae Kingery, Jessica Kingery and Carly Kingery; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Helen Snider.

Bob’s family will receive friends Saturday, June 11, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Wheeler Family Funeral Home, 204 S. Center St., Flora (46929).

Donations honoring Bob may be made to the Flora Thrift Shop or the Flora Senior Center.

Visit www.wheelerfamilyfuneralhome.com to leave online condolences.

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