Lois June Kinney

Jun 17, 1926 - Sep 7, 2013

Lois June Kinney, 87, Norwalk, died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013.

She was born in Bedford, Pa., June 17, 1926, to Thomas and Mary (Morris) Easter.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Kenneth Kinney; and her two brothers, Thomas and Morris Easter.

After moving from Westfield, Mass., with her husband Kenneth in 1963, Lois became an active member of the Edison Memorial United Methodist Church, where she served on many committees over the years.

Lois and Kenneth owned K & H Construction, and Prestige Pools, and she worked for the companies until retiring in 1982. For many years Lois volunteered for Habitat for Humanity in Norwalk, and Tucson, Ariz. She enjoyed traveling, playing bridge, canning fruits and vegetables, and gardening.

She is survived by her son, Roger (Cathy) Kinney of Norwalk; daughters, Linda Busek of Palo Alto, Calif., and Debra (Daniel) Hildebrand of San Juan, Puerto Rico; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Ashley) Kinney of Norwalk, Benjamin (Ali) Hildebrand of Middlebury, Conn., and Sarah (Reid) Diamond of Dedham, Mass.; and six great-grandchildren, Mason, Claire, and Corynne Kinney, Anders and James Hildebrand, and Wesley Diamond.

There will be no visitation. A memorial service for Lois and Kenneth (died Aug. 14, 2011) will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. 

Memorial gifts may be made to Firelands Habitat for Humanity, P.O. Box 308, Huron, OH 44839, or Tucson Habitat for Humanity, 621 W. Lester St., Tucson, AZ 85705. Payment to Tucson Habitat for Humanity may be made by going to habitatattucson.org.

Condolences may be shared at edwalkerfuneralhome.com.