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(March 11, 1920 – July 5, 2015)

Erie L. Kindy, 95, passed away Sunday, July 5th at his home. Erie was born on March 11, 1920 to Leonard and Mable (Kauffman) Kindy. He married Beatrice Mast on May 3, 1942.Erie owned and operated Kindy Construction retiring in 1980. He was a pastor of the Midland Menonite Church in the mid 50?ÇÖs which is now the New Hope Community Church. He loved gardening, farming and raising cattle.Erie is survived by his wife, Beatrice, children; Lloyd (Pauline) Kindy, Emerson Kindy, Cleo (Marty) Kindy, Sharon (Mark) Bartholomew, Theresa (Bobby) Miller and Mark (Wendy) Kindy, 17 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren. He is also survived by sisters; Irene Gage, Ester Rupright and Ruth Leidig and brother, David Kindy.Erie was predeceased by his daughter, Lois Baker, grandson, Steven Kindy, brothers; Orie, Virgil and Oscar Kindy and sister, Olive Leidig. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 am, Thursday, July 9, 2015 at New Hope Community Church with Pastor Don Duford officiating. Visitation will be held at Smith-Miner Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 from 4-7pm and at the church on Thursday at 10:00 am until time of service. Burial will take place at Poseyville Cemetery.Those planning expression of sympathy may wish to consider New Hope Community Church or Grace Hospice.On line condolences may be left at smithminer.com