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Ronald C. Kinsey


Ronald Craig “Boz” Kinsey, age 73, of Hummelstown, died Saturday, October 28, 2017 at Londonderry Village following a long journey with Alzheimer's disease.

He was born on April 19, 1944 in Ogden, Utah and was the son of the late Harold and Dorothy Kinsey of Middletown.

Ron grew up in Middletown and excelled in many sports, especially football and basketball with his three brothers, Harold of Lancaster, Robert of Elizabethown and Richard of Middletown. He graduated from Bucknell University and was inducted into their Sports Hall of Fame for football in 2006. He worked in the Bond Department of Aetna and Travelers, where he earned the CPCU designation.

Ron loved all sports his whole life, both participating and watching. He enjoyed golf and accomplished the ultimate “Hole in One.” He enjoyed being with his grandchildren and cheering them on. He traveled through the United States and Europe with his wife, family and friends.

Ron is survived by his loving wife, Nancy Kinsey; his sons, Chad Kinsey of Lancaster, Jonathan Kinsey and his fiancee Melissa Mumma of Hummelstown, and Andrew Kinsey and his wife Sarah of Middletown; four grandchildren, Jillian Kinsey of Los Angeles, Calif., Chase Kinsey of Lancaster, and Kyle and Callie Kinsey of Middletown.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 11 a.m. at New Beginnings Church, 630 S. Union St., Middletown, with the Rev. Britt Strohecker officiating. There will be two visitations for Ronald. The first will be at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. The second visitation will be held at New Beginnings Church, Middletown from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

Memorial contributions in Ron’s name may be sent to the Alzheimer's Association.

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