Helen Louis (Head) Kindred, 87, of Taylorville, passed away March 23, 2013 at 8:22 p.m. at her residence in Taylorville. She was born May 29, 1925 in Owensboro, KY. The Daughter of R.T. and Mayme (Brown) Head Jr. She married Paul D. Kindred on October 5, 1946 in Taylorville, IL. She worked at the Internal Revenue office in Springfield, IL, J.C. Penny in Taylorville, and was a home maker. To celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary she and Paul went to Paris, France. At the time of Helens Death she was married 67 years. She was a member of the American Legion’s Women’s Auxiliary and at one time held the office of Vice-President. She enjoyed shopping and going on trips with the senior citizens of Christian County. She also enjoyed gatherings with her family and friends.
She is survived by her Husband Paul, 5 Children, 9 Grandchildren, 2 Step-Grandchildren, 8 Great-Grandchildren, 1 Step-Great-Grandchild, 1 Sister and several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, Son Denny who died at birth, and a sister.
There will be private family services at the Funeral Home with Pastor Tiney Walker Officiating. Burial will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, IL.
Memorials may be made to the Senior Citizens Center in Taylorville at 710 W. Adams St. Taylorville, IL 62568 or American Legion post 73 women’s Auxiliary 110 W. Franklin St., Taylorville, Illinois 62568 or The American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718
Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.
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