Beatrice "Bea" Kinn, 79, of Huron, passed away Friday, June 11, 2010, in Stein Hospice Care Center in Sandusky, after a brief illness.
She was born Dec. 9, 1930, in Cleveland, to Teophel R. and Anne (Petche) Witek who preceded her in death. Her father passed away when Bea was a young girl and she was raised by her mother and stepfather, George R. Liddington, who also preceded her in death.
On Sept. 29,1978, she married Jerome "Jerry" Kinn at the United Methodist Church, Huron. Jerry passed away Feb. 12, 2005.
She is survived by her sister, Nancy (Jim) Hartley of Huron, and her brother, Arthur T. (Pat) Witek of Cleveland. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
She previously worked for BGSU Firelands. She was also a faithful member of the United Methodist Church in Huron .
Bea was a very gentle, kind-hearted person who loved to make her house into a home. She enjoyed quilting, painting, gardening and cooking. She and her husband also enjoyed camping and traveling in their motor home for several years.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Foster Funeral Home, 410 Main St., Huron. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the United Methodist Church, 338 Williams St., Huron. The Rev. Roger Skelley-Watts will officiate. Cremation will take place.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870; Erie County Humane Society, 1911 Superior St., Sandusky, OH 44870, or to the United Methodist Church, Huron.
We will miss you Aunt Bea, and will see you on the other side someday.
Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com.