Vivian Fay Kinsel
Vivian Fay Kinsel, 80, of Springfield, died at 5:46 pm, Saturday, February 21, 2015. She was born May 8, 1934, in Edinburg, to Allen E. and Hester (Carmichael) Rhodes. She was married to Martin Edward Kinsel on February 19, 1955 and he preceded her in death on March 14, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Tina Marie (Greg) Anderson of Dallas, TX; two sons, John (Deane) Kinsel of Rochester and Jim (Jane) Kinsel of Petersburg; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Alta Carter of Ohio and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Keith Rhodes and Mike Rhodes; one sister, Shirley Hays; a half-sister, Carol Coe and two step-brothers: Kenneth and Alan Martin.
Vivian was a member of St. Carbrini Church. She was a regular attendee of the FitClub, an avid genealogist, and enjoyed spending time with her family. She retired from the State of Illinois Department of Agriculture as a secretary.
Private services were held.