Stanley R. Kinese, 76, Holmesville, passed away Monday morning, Feb. 11, 2013, at Wooster Community Hospital.
Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 16 at 11 a.m. at Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg, with pastor Bill Hall officiating. Burial was in Prairie Township Cemetery, Holmesville.
He was born Feb. 13, 1937, in Cleveland, the son of Stanley and Helen Kinese, and married Grace Meredith on March 4, 1972. She survives.
He had worked 25 years for the Cleveland Police Department, retiring in 1991. He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Air Force, and was a member of Millersburg Spartan Lodge F&AM 126 and Shreve Chapter of toe Order of Eastern Star.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Michael H. Kinese of Parsons, W.Va.; stepchildren Raymond Novak of Holmesville and Sheryl (Rodney) Nichols of Canton; three step-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; and brothers Robert (Linda) Kinese of Virginia and David (Cheryl) Lawler of Strongsville.
He was preceded in death by his parents.