Gilbert Kindy


Gilbert Nelson Kindy, 77, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at his home.

Before retirement, he was employed at Cosco. He was a U.S. Army veteran and loved to do woodworking and yard work.

The funeral will be at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope with Pastor Adam Johnson officiating. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial with a military graveside service will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison.

Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

Born January 21, 1939, in Dayton, Ohio, Gilbert was the son of Alfred and Jeanette Shoemaker Kindy.

Survivors include daughters, Deborah Kriete of Elizabethtown and Tamala (Chuck) Kelley of Clifford; grandchildren, Shane (Brook) Kriete of Acton, Derek Kelley of Hope, Kayla (Kyle) Thomas of Acton, Lauren Kelley of Clifford and Jacob Kriete of Acton; three great-grandchildren; and a sister, Joyce Culbertson of Huber Heights, Ohio.

Gilbert was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Ronald A. Kindy.

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