Mary Rosalind (Beeson) Kinney of Brownsburg died Jan. 21. She was 82.
She married the Rev. Dr. Keith L. Kinney and he preceded her in death. They were married for 47 years.
Mrs. Kinney had been a teacher and elementary school administrator serving schools in Springfield, Ohio; Cass County; Elkhart; and finally retiring from Danville Community Schools in 1988.
She received her education at Columbia High School, Manchester College, and Butler University. She was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church in Brownsburg. She served as a spouse of the mission pastor in the charter of two Lutheran congregations – Elkhart and Brownsburg.
Survivors include daughter, Kathy (Gary) Cooper; and grandchildren, Erin and Ryan Cooper.
Services will be at noon Jan. 25 in Messiah Lutheran Church in Brownsburg. Graveside committal service will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 27 in South Park Cemetery in Columbia City.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Jan. 24 in Matthews Mortuary in Brownsburg.
Online condolences may be made at www.matthewsmortuary.com.