Translate this page
Virgil L. Kinney
Virgil L. Kinney

Virgil L. Kinney

Thursday, December 6th, 2012
Issue 49, Volume 16.
You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video.

Longtime Alaskan Virgil L. Kinney, 74, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012 at The Ark of Homer Assisted Living.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Fallbrook, Calif.  Maurice Pelletier

will officiate.

Virgil was born Aug. 18, 1938 in Fallbrook. He moved to Alaska in 1962 and resided in Anchorage where he worked for Spenard Builder Supply. He retired in 1998.

Virgil moved to Homer in July, 2010. He enjoyed fishing, cars, music and spending time with his family.

"Dad was a quiet, simple, kindhearted man who always had a warm smile and a twinkle in his eyes when he saw you. He was best known for being a hard worker and for the love he had for his family, cars and good food. Thank you for so many wonderful memories. You will forever be in our hearts. We love you." his family said.

Virgil was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia J. Kinney, and his parents, Clarence G. and Jessie F. Kinney.

He is survived by his daughters, Kathy Bendle of Modesto, Calif., Debby Pelletier of Poulsbo, Wash., Linda Mishler of Anchor Point, Alaska; son, Shawn Kinney of Gilbert, Ariz.; stepdaughter, Pam Witte of Kenai, Alaska; granddaughters, Angela Faria, Amber Aldeguer, Megan Mishler, Kimberly Mishler, Emily Chivers and Natalie Witte all of Anchorage; grandsons, Randy Bendle of Wasilla, Alaska, and Ryan Witte of Kenai, Alaska; brother, Laurence Kinney of Santa Rosa, Calif.; and sisters, Helen Burr and Barbara Thurston, both of Fallbrook, Calif.

Memorial donations and condolences may be sent to Linda Mishler, P.O. Box 2193, Homer, AK 99603.

Arrangements were by Peninsula Memorial Chapel in Kenai, Alaska and Berry-Bell & Hall Fallbrook Mortuary in Fallbrook, Calif.



arrow Be the first to share your opinion on this article!

Add your Comment


Images, Formatting, or HTML is not allowed : plain text only. You may post up to 5 website addresses within your comment.


The Fallbrook Village News has tightened its' policy regarding comments.
While we invite you to contribute your opinions and thoughts, we request that you refrain from using vulgar or obscene words and post only comments that directly pertain to the specific topic of the story or article.
Comments that are derogatory in nature have a high likelihood for editing or non-approval if they carry the possibility of being libelous.
The comment system is not intended as a forum for individuals or groups to air personal grievances against other individuals or groups.
Please, no advertising or trolling.
In posting a comment for consideration, users understand that their posts may be edited as necessary to meet system parameters, or the post may not be approved at all. By submitting a comment, you agree to all the rules and guidelines described here.
Most comments are approved or disregarded within one business day.

RSS FeedFacebookTwitter

Advertisement for Stellar Solar


Most Commented

Reach Local Customers

The Fallbrook Village News The Fallbrook Village News
760-723-7319 - 1588 S. Mission Rd. Suite 200, Fallbrook CA 92028
All contents copyright ©2015
About Us
Earthquake Information
Business Listings
Contact Us
Letter to the Editor
Report a website error
Online Digital Edition
RSS Feeds