Jack W. Kindle, 79, of Waverly, died Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2005, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia.
Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at First Assembly of God Church in Waverly. Memorials are suggested to Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Born Feb. 12, 1925, in White Lake, Wis., he was the son of the late Sidney Kindle and Sarah Margaret Mitchell Kindle. On Sept. 14, 1950, he married Dorothea Lichtenthaler, who preceded him in death Dec. 11, 1979. He had lived in Waverly the last 12 years, moving from Kenosha, Wis. He was a graduate of Langlade High School in the state of Wisconsin. He was an inspector for Johnson Outboard Motors, retiring after 25 years of service. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving as a Darby Ranger and was a prisoner of war held in Italy.
Survivors include four daughters, Lequita Dickson of Marshall, Treva Slade of Kenosha, Wis., Jaquenette Culver of Warrensburg and Linette Lester of Carrollton; one son, Howard S. Kindle of Waverly; five brothers, James Kindle of the state of California, Sid Kindle of White Lake, Wis., Harold Kindle of Utica, Douglas Kindle of the state of Florida and Marvin Kindle of the state of Wisconsin; five sisters, Ann Orender, Marvis Fletcher and Wreatha Barber, all of Waverly, Nova Ellis and Sandra Raddatz, both of the state of Wisconsin; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one granddaughter, one brother and one sister.