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Dennis Kinikin
Dennis KinikinFlagDennis Kinikin, 61 of Richwood, died Thursday, October 15, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with ALS.  He was born February 21, 1954 in Kenton to the late Otis and Mary (Sherwood) Kinikin.

On November 28, 1972 he married the former Betty A. Johnson and she survives in Richwood.

He was an avid reader, he also loved watching and recording movies and being on Facebook.  Dennis was dedicated to giving blood with the Red Cross and had donated as often as he was able since he was first eligible to be a donor.  He was a veteran of the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War.  Dennis was a genealogy freak, always digging into family history.  When he was able, he enjoyed walking.

Besides his wife, he is survived by two sons, Michael Shane (Julie) Kinikin, Elgin, Illiniois; John (Abbie) Kinikin, Delaware; a daughter, Stephanie (Cully) Vogt, Richwood; fourteen grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; and a sister Terri (Wade) Bowen, Columbus.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home, Richwood with Pastor Dennis Peters officiating.  Military honors will be provided by the Richwood Area Veterans.  Friends may call two hours prior to the service beginning at 9:00 AM.

Memorial gifts may be made to Fulton Creek Friends Church, 10950 Fulton Creek Road, Richwood, OH 43344 or ALS Association (www.alsa.org)

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#1 from: Fritz & Arlene Blue
154 S.Franklin Sreet
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 3:39 PM

Dear Betty & kids and rest of family:

So very sorry to hear of Dennis' passing. It is going to take time to absorb this.

He was always teasing and so full of life. That's how I will remember him and as being a good husband,Dad and Grandpa. Once again I am so sorry for your loss and I'll keep you in prayer during this difficult time for all.



#2 from: Greg Hayes
Ashley ohii
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 4:03 PM

I'm very sorry for your loss!! Please accept my condolences during this time...

#3 from: Sue Clem
Bellefontaine ohio
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 4:29 PM

Shane, sorry to hear about dad. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

#4 from: Judith Mueck Chaney
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 4:40 PM

Theresa & Family

 I'm so sorry to hear about the Passing of Dennis.My family will have you in our prayers .
Please accept our condolences during this time
For when i knew Dennis as when i was a young Child, he was a very good person..He will be missed but Remember there are those memories you can hold on too forever.

#5 from: joe and jerry sloop
richwood ohio
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 7:12 PM

So sorry about your loss Prayers to your family.

#6 from: joann brown
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 9:48 PM

    You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.  If I can help you in any way, please let me know.  


#7 from: Joe & Dawn (Schmelzer) Howald
Mon, Oct 19, 2015 at 8:05 PM

So sorry for your loss. Out thoughts and prayers are with you all.

#8 from: JT, Betsy, Faith, and Noah Trouten
Mon, Oct 19, 2015 at 8:44 PM

Kinikin Family,
    We are sorry for your loss.  He fought the good fight.  Keep your good memories close to your heart.  
    The Troutens

#9 from: Annette Apple
Marysville, oh
Mon, Oct 19, 2015 at 8:44 PM

My heart go's out to you Betty , kids and grandchildren Dennis will be truly missed. I met him when I was only 11 and he alway made me laugh. God Bless and know you were loved!

#10 from: Becky LaRue
Richwood, OH
Tue, Oct 20, 2015 at 12:25 AM

So sorry for your loss...prayers!

#11 from: Gary kinikin
Dumas texas
Tue, Oct 20, 2015 at 5:40 PM

Sorry for your lose an d my prayers are with you

#12 from: Kenneth/Lois Moore
Marysville, Ohio
Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 12:41 PM

We want to express our sympathy in the loss of your brother. We remember you when you rode the bus to Union Baptist with us. We would like to get together with you sometime.

#13 from: Christie & Tony SanFillipo
Galena, Ohio
Fri, Oct 23, 2015 at 9:05 AM

You and your family are in our thoughts & prayers. we love you bunches and send big big hugs your way.

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#15 from: penix family
Fri, Oct 23, 2015 at 5:29 PM


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