Born March 15, 1904 in Nelsonville, he was the son of Charles and Clara (McBride) Kinsey.
Mr. Kinsey worked as a miller at Williams Bros. Mill in Kent and also worked as an electrician for Miller Electric Co. in Kent.
Survivors include his daughters, Mrs. Thomas (Norma) Smith of Ravenna and Mrs. James (Mary) Messerly of Stow; six grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Geraldine Lahr of Canton. His wife, Winifred (Brandt) died in June 1997. His sisters, Florence Hartman, Stella Marsh, Kathryn Dodge and Lillian Kinsey, also died previously.
Private funeral services have been held. Burial will be in Kilgore, Ohio. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent handled arrangements.
Memorials may be made to charity.