Rollin Herynk 1920 - 2009 Kincaid
Mass of Christian Burial for John Rollin Herynk, 88, of Kincaid, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Holy Angels Catholic Church in Garnett. Burial will follow at the Fairview Cemetery in Mildred.
Mr. Herynk died Sunday, March 8, 2009, at St. Luke’s Heart Institute in Kansas City, Mo.
He was born Aug. 24, 1920, in Lone Elm, the son of Francis Michael and Christina Pacha Herynk.
Mr. Herynk was a lifetime farmer and stockman on his land southeast of Lone Elm. He was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church, Parish Renewal Group, Kincaid Lions Club and Kincaid Fair Association. He enjoyed family, farming the land, raising livestock, fishing and playing his piano.
He married Rachael Mary Grimes on Dec. 28, 1942, in Garnett. She preceded him in death May 9, 2005.
A daughter, Janie Whitcomb, and a grandson also preceded him in death.
Survivors include two sons, Joe, Lawrence, and Jeff, Dillon, Colo.; three daughters, Ann Donaldson, Moran, Susie Huffman, Lawrence, and Angie Larson, Colony; 26 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Tom, Kincaid.
The family will greet friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel in Garnett.
The family suggests memorials to the Kincaid Fair Association or to the Kincaid Lions Club, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 408, Garnett, KS 66032.
Online condolences may be sent at feuerbornfuneral.com