Memorial services for James Henry “Budd” Kinser, 88, Overland Park, KS will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Community Christian Church, Kansas City, MO. He passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018 at The Sheridan in Overland Park.
Budd was born September 13, 1929 in Kansas City, MO, the son of James Henry and Ollie (Richardson) Kinser.
He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War.
He was a member of the Community Christian Church in Kansas City, MO.
He worked for the Panhandle Eastern Pipeline Company until he retired from there in 1985. He then worked for the IRS until he retired in 1997.
He married Betty Sue Wallace on January 30, 1955 in Kansas City, MO. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include his four sons, Mikel Kinser (Sallie), Kirte Kinser, Jason Kinser (Sue Ellen), Colby Kinser (Lynne); eight grandchildren, Niki, Stacie, Kaitie, Rebekah, Sarah, Crew, Johann, Jacob and two great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters, Nina Bruce, Juanita Ellingsworth, Evelyn Kinser and granddaughter, Anna Danielle.
Budd loved his family, his artwork, Westerns, and playing Cribbage, volleyball, and ping pong. (Plus having way too many pens in his pocket.)
Memorial Contributions may be made in his name to Community Christian Church and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
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