Peter “Pete” C. Kinyon was born December 5, 1929 in Jackson, Michigan to the late Harold Lake Kinyon and Rachel (Bliton) Kinyon, and entered into rest November 13, 2012 in Rolla, Missouri at the age of 82.
Pete was an active member of Christ Episcopal Church of Rolla and the Rolla Lions Club. He loved to volunteer his time and services. He was a supporter of Missouri S&T, active with the Presbyterian Manor of Rolla and served Phelps County as an election judge for many years.
He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Survivors include his daughter Sarah K. Epskamp & husband David of Ypsilanti, MI; grandchildren Elisabeth Rogerson & husband Graeme of Milan, MI and Katherine Bur & husband Ben of Waterford, MI; great grandchildren Alison Epskamp, Logan Bur, Peter Rogerson and Fiona Rogerson; along with many nieces, nephews extended family and friends.
Pete was preceded in death by his wife Elisabeth Jane “BJ” Kinyon.
A memorial service will be held at Christ Episcopal Church, 1000 N. Main St., Rolla, Missouri 65401 on Monday, November 19, 2012 at 1 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Aune J. Strom and Deacon Rev. Susan Bartlett officiating.
Memorials are suggested to the Christ Episcopal Church of Rolla. Cards are available at all James & Gahr locations.
Arrangements are under the direction of James & Gahr Mortuary of Rolla.
Online condolences may be left by visiting www.jamesgahrmortuary.com.