Audrey Rose Kinkle
She was born April 5, 1918, in Canonsburg, a daughter of the late Peter and Rose Miller Kinkle.
Miss Kinkle was raised in Canonsburg and had been a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church.
She was a 1936 graduate of Canonsburg High School and a graduate of Canonsburg Hospital School of Nursing.
Miss Kinkle had been employed for many years in various Pittsburgh hospitals as an operating room nurse anesthetist.
She was a talented artist who enjoyed sketching and painting in oils.
Surviving are a sister, Helen L. Stutts of Washington; eight nieces and nephews, Ray (Becky) Shipe, with whom she made her home, Albert P. (Veronica) Shipe of Avon, Ind., Joan Marasco, a missionary in Africa, Susan (Rob) Robbins of Pataskla, Ohio, Ross Shipe of Virginia, David (Jackie) Stutts of Harrisburg and Barbara and Barry Stutts, both of Washington; and several great-nieces and nephews.
Deceased, in addition to her parents, are three brothers, Anthony, Theodore and Chester Kinkle, and a sister, Mildred J. Shipe.
Friends are welcome from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Salandra Funeral Service Inc., Joseph P. Salandra, owner/supervisor, 304 West Pike Street, Canonsburg, 724-745-8120, where a blessing service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, February 27, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Patrick Church, Canonsburg. Interment will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery. To view or extend condolences, please visit www.salandrafunerals.com.