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OBITUARY

MCDONALD BENNETT KINKEAD

McDonald Bennett “Don” Kinkead, 87, of

Walla Walla

passed away

Friday, April 27, 2007

, at

Walla Walla

.

He was born

Oct. 31, 1919

, in

Bismark

,

N.D.

to Robert Adelbert and Nora Elizabeth Jackson Kinkead. He served in the Army Air Corps during WWII.

On

July 15, 1944

, he married Alberta Jean Crawford of

Ainsworth

,

Neb.

, in

Wheatridge

,

Colo.

They had eight children, Richard, Jim, Linda, Doris, Dorothy, Elaine, Gary and Kathy.

Mr. Kinkead worked for Bon

Marche

in

Seattle

for many years. In 1963 the family moved to Mabton, where he opened Kinkead Electric.

He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, American Legion and the Mabton Lions Club.

He is survived by his daughters, Linda (Lionel) Marquez of Richland, Doris Kinkead of

Spokane

,

Dorothy

Winslow of Vancouver and Elaine (Abel) Padilla of Sunnyside; two sons, Jim Kinkead of

Plant City

,

Fla.

and Gary Kinkead of

Grants Pass

,

Ore.

; a brother, Chris (Lucile) Kinkead of Kent; 25 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife; a daughter, Kathleen Lynn

Blackwell; and a son, Richard Allen Kinkead.

Graveside services will be held

Monday, June 21, 2007

, at

10:30 a.m.

at

Ainsworth

Cemetery

in

Ainsworth

,

Neb.

Memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans. The Neptune Society was in charge of cremation.

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