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 homemaker. 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; five children; nine grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one step-great-grandchild; one sister; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, a 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 in Taylorville, IL.
Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Sign on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.
Private family services for Helen Louis Kindred, 87, of Taylorville, were held Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, with burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville. Pastor Tiney Walker officiated the service.
Her grandsons and great-grandsons served as casket bearers for the funeral.