Robert Ivan Kinsey, age 83, of Groveport passed away February 28, 2018. He was born January 5, 1935 in Johnstown, PA to the late Ivan and Mary Kinsey. Robert proudly served in the United States Army. He was a founding owner of Kinsey and Donoian Marketing. Robert was a member of Asbury United Methodist. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his siblings, Phillip, Nancy and Mary Jane.
Survivors include his loving wife of 62 years, Florence Kinsey; four children, Lynne (James) DeWitt, Debbie (Curt) New, Carole (Michael) Shields and Craig (Sue) Kinsey; 7 grandchildren, Jennifer, Jeannie, Benjamin, Michael, Bethany, Jordan and Tiffany; and 10 great-grandchildren. Family and friends may visit 2-6:00pm on Sunday, March 4, at the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME, 650 W. Waterloo St. Canal Winchester, OH 43110. A funeral service officiated by Rev. Mary Jo Yeakel will begin at 10:00am on Monday, March 5, at the funeral home. Interment at Franklin Hills Memory Gardens.
The family will like to give special thanks to Altercare of Canal Winchester for their excellent care and the Office of Veterans Affairs for their support. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his name to the charity of one’s choice.