William D Kingery, 87

William D Kingery, 87, of Wabash, died at 11:45 am, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, at Parkview Wabash Hospital in Wabash. 

He was born June 30, 1928, in Miami County, to Alonzo and Lenora (Brady) Kingery.

William married June I. Daine in Peru, on Feb. 12, 1950; she died Nov. 9, 2009.

He retired from General Tire in Wabash, and after retirement worked at Wabash Electric Supply and Wabash Portable Equipment. He attended Christ United Methodist Church. Bill was a member of the Hanna Masonic Lodge. He was an avid golfer, where he was a member of the Honeywell Senior Golf League, and worked on the golf carts at Honeywell Golf Course. He enjoyed working out at the Springside Fitness Center, woodworking, and being with his family.

He is survived by two daughters, Susan (Jon) Baker, and Pam (Joe) Dyer, both of Wabash; seven grandchildren, Chad (Taylor) Baker of Mercer Island, Washington, Stephanie (Kurt) Braun and Matthew (Jessica) Baker, both of Wabash, Lindsay (Derek) Hurey of Chicago, Ill., Alison Dyer and Sarah Dyer, both of Indianapolis, and Erika Dyer of West Lafayette; nine great-grandchildren. 

He was also preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, and one brother.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with the Rev. Phil Lake officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 9 - 10:30 am Saturday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Springside Fitness Center.

The memorial guest book for William may be signed at


Posted on 2015 Nov 17