Fr. Victor Kingery, OFM
SPRINGFIELD, IL – Reverend Victor Kingery, OFM, 90, died Friday, December 5, 2014 at St. Francis Convent. He was born February 1, 1924 in Montrose, IL to Marshall and Rena Meyer Kingery.
Surviving are a sister, Theresa Nuxoll of Effingham and three brothers, Virgil Kingery of Effingham, John Kingery of Teutopolis and Arthur Kingery of Peoria.
Reverend Kingery was ordained a Priest on June 24, 1949 in Teutopolis, IL. 1949-50 Quincy, Sacred Eloquence, 1950-1960, Cleveland, Chaplain of St. Joseph Academy, Student at Western Reserve University (52-59), Librarian (54-60), 1960-70 Westmont Librarian, Teacher, 1970 Chicago, Librarian at St. Joseph Seminary and Librarian at Law Library of the University of Chicago, 1970-2002 Quincy College, Associate Librarian (70), Librarian (71-00), Parma (Padua) Librarian at Padua Franciscan High School.
Prayer Service: 6:00 pm Monday, December 8, 2014 at St. Francis Convent.
Visitation: 3 – 6 pm Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at St. Francis Church in Teutopolis with a 6 pm prayer service.
Funeral Mass: 10:30 am, Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at St. Francis Church in Teutopolis. Burial will follow at St. Francis Cemetery.