Shirley A. Kinney, 89, of Chisholm, died Sunday, March 4, 2020, at Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm. She was born on November 25, 1930 in Eveleth, Minnesota to James and Barbara (Austin) Waits. She was a lifelong Iron Range resident. She loved playing bingo, going to the Hibbing stock car races, camping and traveling.
She survived by her children: Gary, Sharon Stanaway (Bruce), Gail Ann (Randy) Daniels; grandchildren: Barb (Ron) Erjavec, Michael Lee (Tina) Kinney, Derrick (Jen) Kinney, Koreen (Brad) Sokoloski, Trisha Jo Kinney, Carrie Jo Wald, Brian and Jake Kinney; numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews, foster brothers: Richard Weidenan, Brad and Scott Peterson. She was preceded in death by her parents, children: Jim and Mary Beth Kinney, Bruce and Darrel Kinney; daughter-in-law, Sharon Kinney, sister, Betty (Keith) Celley.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at 11:00 a.m., in Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service Chapel in Chisholm with Rev. Steve Tomberland officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service in the funeral home. Inurnment will take place at Maple Hill Cemetery in Hibbing.
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