Mary Jeane (Grunloh) Kinkelaar (1930 - 2012)


Mary Jeane Kinkelaar, 82, of Effingham, died at 11:55 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at Evergreen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Effingham.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Effingham. Burial will be in St. Anthony Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday at the church. Bauer Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: St. Anthony Schools. Online condolences may be shared at
Mrs. Kinkelaar was born on Oct. 6, 1930, in Effingham, the daughter of George and Elizabeth Dust Grunloh. She married Leonard J. Kinkelaar on Oct. 23, 1948; he died on Sept. 3, 2009.
She is survived by daughters, Beverly Rentfrow of Effingham, and Connie and her husband Brad Brannon of Vandalia; and son, Dale Kinkelaar and special friend Tammy Moran of Clarksburg, W.Va.

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 11 to Dec. 19, 2012