Joseph “Joe” Kiner, 80, of Mitchell, SD, died Friday, January 3, 2020 at his home in Mitchell.
Visitation will be from 5-7:00 PM Thursday, January 9, 2020 with a 6:30 PM Memorial service at Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Burial will be at a later date at Parkston Protestant Cemetery in Parkston, SD.
Joseph “Joe” Frederick Kiner was born on December 2, 1939 to Clinton and Georgia (Baker) Kiner in Mitchell, SD. He grew up in Mitchell and graduated from Mitchell High School. He worked as a baker for three years before attending DWU, and graduating with a Math Degree. From 1960 to 1963, Joe proudly served in the South Dakota National Guard. On July 24, 1981 he married Audrey Wuertzer at the Congregational Church in Parkston, SD. He owned the Game Room, The Scoreboard, and the Depot. His hobbies included sports, hunting, and fishing. He loved traveling with his wife, Audrey.
He is survived by his wife, Audrey Kiner, Mitchell; children, Kim (Bruce) Campbell, Sioux Falls, and Karli Kiner (Tony Toliver); 7 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; siblings, Robert (Sue) Kiner, Sioux Falls, Sharon Arvick, Park Rapids, MN, Ralph (Pamela) Kiner, Mitchell, and Kelly Kiner, Mitchell; daughter-in-law, Cindy Kiner, Mitchell; sister-in-law, Janice (Marlyn) Winter, Sioux Falls; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by parents, two sons, Joe Jr. and Wade Kiner; his mother and father-in-law; and brother-in-law, Vincent Arvick.