Memorial services for John Kinder, age 74 of Bella Vista, Arkansas and formerly of Perry will be held on Saturday, December 30 at 3:00 p.m. with family present to greet friends beginning at 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the Carris Family Funeral Home & Cremation Care in Perry. Memorials will be given to the family for designation later.

            John Charles Kinder, 74 of Bella Vista, Arkansas passed way at his home on December 27, 2017. John is preceded in death by his parents, Victor Kinder and Willa Mae Lull and his brother, Larry Kinder.  John is survived by his loving wife, Carla of 33 years. They were married in Perry, Iowa on December 1, 1984.

            John is lovingly remembered by his wife Carla of Bella Vista, Arkansas, brother Gary of Mustang, Oklahoma, brother Tom Lull of Martensdale, Iowa and children Robin Burke (Bob) of Perry, Iowa and Shelly Weigel of Urbandale, Iowa, and grandchildren, Madison DeSchamp (Brent), Brooklyn Storm (Kyle) Ian Burke (Victoria), Peyton Weigel, Piper Weigel, six great grandchildren, Mother-in-law, Carol Bohner of Perry, and many nieces and nephews.

            John was born in Burbank, California in 1943.  He graduated from Wentworth Military Academy and served in the US Army from 1961 – 1964.  He worked several jobs throughout his career including Armstrong Tire and Rubber, Superintendent of the Perry Cemetery, Deputy Sherriff in Grand County Colorado, Schwans and most recently he was a partner in Customs Electronics.  Over the years, he owned and operated Timberline Sports Shop and KKB Gun Shop.

            He enjoyed hunting and spending time with his family and friends.

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