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Warren L Kinshella

Birth Date: November 14, 1930
Death Date: February 27, 2019

Warren Lee Kinshella (88) passed away on February 27 from complications from COPD. He was born Nov. 14, 1930 in Hallock, MN to Ethel and Gilbert Kinshella.

Warren lived his early years in Hallock, MN and graduated from Hallock High School in 1948. He served in the Army during the Korean conflict. After discharge, he worked in construction and moved to San Diego in 1957.

Warren married Ortie McEwen of Humboldt, MN on Oct. 7, 1950. They were married for 68 years and have one son, Dr. Craig Kinshella (Patty).

Warren worked as a carpenter before becoming a master building contractor and building inspector. He retired after 58 years in the industry and continued to share his talents and skills through his philanthropic service.

Warren is survived by his wife, Ortie; son, Dr. Craig Kinshella (Patty); two grandsons: Michael Kinshella (Poli), Matt Kinshella (Caitlin); two great grandchildren: Adler Kinshella and Oliver Kinshella; his Aunt Mildred Solem; brother-in-law, Neil McEwen (Maxine); sister-in-law Elizabeth Deere; nieces, nephews, and cousins. His parents precede him in death, brother Dennis, five sisters-in- law, and six brothers-in-law.

Memorial Service
March 15, 2019
11:00 am
- 12:00 pm
Clairemont Mortuary Chapel
4266 Mt. Abernathy AVe San Diego, CA 92117
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