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“Dad was a hell of a man. Miss him. Condolences to Jan. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Michael Kinane - Oakland, CA

“I did not know Arthur, but I just have a feeling in my heart that he was a great man. You folks are probably wondering why I am leaving a message to...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Madi Flaugh - Garrett, IN

“Whenever Uncle Art was visiting his Ohio Kinane family, we knew we were in for some fun. He was a great storyteller and would have everyone laughing...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Pam Kinane - Mason, OH

“Cheers to a long, full life. Art, it was always a pleasure. We will miss you. Jan, all our love and sympathy. The Zingales ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Amanda Zingale - Rocky River, OH

“Jan,Art will be missed for sure. We have so many fond memories of him...which will live on forever! We feel so blessed to have been able to spend...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Kathy & Bill Kinane - Cincinnati, OH

“Jan and the Kinane family,Thinking of you during this difficult time. Art was a wonderful guy!Our condolences,Matt & Carolyn ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Matt & Carolyn Cibor - MI

“Just wanted to say farewell to a sweet, sweet man. Back at you, it was always a pleasure. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Karen Leever - Alpine, CA

“My friend and neighbor who is indeed "home at last". ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Mike Axson

“RIP.my friend ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Daniel Reilly - Ft Wayne, IN

Art and Jan with Peyton and Carson Moroney-neighbors from across the street in Grand Haven, Michigan “Hi Jan and all of the Kinane family --We are so sad to hear about Art's passing. He was always such a kind person. Jan - you and Art were wonderful...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Kyle Moroney - Grand Haven, MI

“Sorry to hear of Art's passing, I would like to offer my sincere condolences to his family. Jeremiah 29:11, 12 assures us God is thinking thoughts of...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: A friend


Arthur David "Art" Kinane passed from this life on Thursday, January 31st, aged 90 years. Art was born in Lynn, MA on Dec. 20, 1928. Art grew up in both Lynn and New York City, and entered the Navy at age 16, where he served in both World War II and in the Korean War.
During his career Art owned a bicycle shop, sold women's formal wear, drilled for oil in West Virginia, planted wheat in Oregon, maintained a real estate broker's license, worked on the Minute Man Missile project, and fell in love with aviation manufacturing. Art retired as a mechanical engineer in management with Teledyne Ryan Aeronautics in San Diego, which helped build the army's Apache helicopter and several drones. Art loved the water and lived in and around it his entire life. In addition, he was a fast friend to anyone he met, a gracious host, and an avid gardener. Art lived all over the country, but spent most of his years on the East coast, California, and Michigan; spending his final years in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Art was preceded in death by his sons David and James "Jim" Kinane. He is survived by Janice, his wife of 34 years, son Michael Kinane, daughters Susan Kinane and Kathleen "Kathy" Kinane; step-children Jennifer Samuelson and Ben (Emily) Bodkin; six grandchildren Christina (Cory) Hendrickson, Michael Kai Ming Kinane, Sarah Kinane, Katherine Bodkin, Samuel Bodkin, and Peter Bodkin; and two great-grandchildren Ellie and Ethan Hendrickson. Art's favorite farewell was "always a pleasure," a fitting close to a remarkable life. Visitation will take place from 5 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Funeral Home, 1320 E. Dupont Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825. Military Honors will take place at 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Parkview Foundation for Hospice Care, or to the Alzheimer's Association. To sign the online guestbook please visit, www.domccombandsons.com.