Cecil Edward Kintner



Cecil Edward Kintner, 90, of Seymour, died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

He was born July 6, 1924 in Louisville, Kentucky, and was the son of Edward Andrew and Nellie May Gurley Kintner.

He was a retired factory representative at The Williamson Company in Cincinnati, Ohio, and a former volunteer and training officer for the Rescue 20 rescue squad in North Vernon. He was a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2950 in Corydon and a U.S. Army veteran of W.W. II, where he was awarded three battle stars including the Bronze Star at the Battle of the Bulge.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 59 years, Wilma Lorraine Heishman Kintner; and brothers, Kenneth and Melvin Kintner

Survivors include his sons, Nick L. (Carolyn) Kintner of Lakeland, Florida, Ronald L. (Patricia) Pate Kintner of North Vernon, and Cecil L. (Karen Hall) Kintner of Corydon; his daughter, Cynthia L. (Dwight) Proffet of Tallahassee, Florida; his brother, Orville (Jane) Kintner of Corydon; his sisters, Nellie Mae Burks of Depauw and Carolyn (Clifford) Lowe of Corydon; nine grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon. Burial will be in Heidelberg Cemetery near Corydon.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from noon until time of service Thursday at the funeral home.

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