George E.  Kinter
George E. Kinter

May 9, 1938 - October 5, 2017
Born in Wheeling, WV
Resided in Crestline, Ohio
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George E. Kinter, 79, of Crestline, died Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Avita-Ontario, Mansfield, after a sudden illness.

George was born in Wheeling, WV on May 9, 1938 to the late George R. and Clara Jo (McCloud) Kinter. He married Freda Ruth Headley on June 16, 1970 in Bellaire and she survives him.

George was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy and was involved with the prayer chain at church. George retired from PPG Industries, Inc. Works #26, Crestline as a Storeroom Attendant after 31 years, retiring in 1989. He served in the U.S. Army. George was a member of the Galion Lodge #414 Free & Accepted Masons for over 50 years. George was an avid fan of The Ohio State Buckeyes.

He is survived by his children, Steven G. Kinter, Hilliard, and Amanda S. Kinter, Crestline; five grandchildren, Aria Ray, twins, Mason Kinter and Madyson Kinter, Myleigh Kinter, Mia Kinter; his brothers, Robert and Beverly Kinter, California, Michael and Linda Kinter, Ohio; his sister, Margaret “Marnice” and Larry Gooch, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one grandson, Ethan Kinter.

Friends may call on Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM at the Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 223 West Main Street, Crestline. Funeral services will follow at 4:00 PM on October 8, 2017 at Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, Crestline, with Pastor Gary Grant officiating. After the funeral service, Military Honors will be given by the U.S. Army and the Galion Crestline Veteran’s Military Funeral Detail at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Church of God of Prophecy in care of the funeral home.

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Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, Crestline
223 West Main St.
Crestline, 44827
Sunday, October 8, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home
223 West Main Street
Crestline, OH US 44827
Sunday, October 8, 2017
4:00 PM


Church of God of Prophecy
300 East Bucyrus St.
Crestline, OH US 44827