Benjamin Kinard

KINARD
Benjamin "Stanley" F. Kinard, age 74, entered into eternal rest on November 16, 2012 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on March 23, 1938 in Greenwood, South Carolina but raised in Brooklyn, NY from 5 months until he was 17 years old. Stanley graduated from Erasmus High School in 1955 and joined the United States Air Force, where he served faithfully for 24 years, retiring on November 30, 1979. During that time he earned an AA degree in Psychology from Odessa Junior College. After his retirement from the Air Force, Stanley was employed at The Texas Air Control Board, Audie Murphy VA Hospital, and also retired from the United States Postal Service. He lived a life of leisure until he was called home to be with his Lord. He leaves behind a daughter, Deirdre L. Kinard; brothers Joseph, Berry, and Tyrone; and sister Bernice, along with countless friends. Visitation will be held from 6pm-8pm on Monday, November 26, 2012 at Sunset Funeral Home, 1701 Austin Hwy., San Antonio, Tx, 78218. A graveside service will take place at 1:30 pm on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery, 1520 Harry Wurzbach, San Antonio, Tx, 78209. Condolences may be offered at www.sunsetfuneralhomesa.com.


Funeral Home

Sunset Funeral Home
1701 Austin Highway San Antonio, TX 78218
(210) 828-2811

Published in Express-News on Nov. 25, 2012