Roy Reuben Kinckiner, 94

Roy Reuben Kinckiner went home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 30, 2022, surrounded by his family.

Roy was born in Pottstown, Pa. on December 18, 1927 and was the son of Joshua LeRoy and Helen (Smith) KInckiner.

Growing up Roy’s family owned a grocery store on Beech and Evans in Pottstown where he helped his grandfather tend the store. Roy attended Pottstown schools and enjoyed playing flute in the marching band as well as in his Sunday school orchestra at Trinity Reformed Church. He loved his church and was a 4th generation member there, devoted in church life with his young family. He worked for Metropolitan Life and American General as an Insurance agent for many years. Roy had a love for horses, family history, family reunions, attending Pottstown Symphony Concerts and Pottstown Band concerts. He was a former Garden Club Member and Blue Bird Committee member. Roy was also a starting member of the Boyertown Area Choral Association for many years.

He was a widower of his beloved, wife Emily Bolton, and is survived by his three daughters, Patricia Moyer (Charles), Koreen Mace ( Stan ) and Gwen Conrad (Steve), 8 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was also predeceased by 3 brothers and 3 sisters. Roy was a U.S. Navy Veteran.

Services will be Wednesday, June 8 at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Reformed Church. Viewing will be held before the service from 9:30 -10:45 at the church. Burial will follow at Pottstown East Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers the family is working on starting a scholarship fund to assist students in the music department at Pottstown Middle School. More information will be available once this is established.

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So sorry to hear. I am sure he is in the first row of the choir in heaven. I am looking forward to singng with him again. Love to his family.

~ John Townsend Little River, SC
6/9/2022 5:33:13 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. I am in rehab today and will nt be at the service. so sorry.

~ Gilbert J. Vining Gilbertsville, PA
6/8/2022 11:11:24 AM

Praying for you and the family

~ Wil and Lynne Hallman
6/5/2022 6:13:16 PM

To Patty, Koreen, and Gwen, We are keeping you and your families in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Your father was a great guy and will certainly be missed. Sending our love to all.

~ Karen & Rick Huss Pottstown, PA
6/5/2022 7:55:38 AM

Dear Koreen, I'm so sorry for your loss. My condolences to you and your family. May God grant you comfort. Richard

~ Richard Raub
6/5/2022 1:10:22 AM

Pat, Koreen & Gwen, so sorry for the loss of your father. All of you were the best neighbors and your fathers memory will be cherished forever. Love you all!

~ Kathleen Dempsey (Kathy Moore)
6/4/2022 9:16:26 PM

Our dearest Gwen, We are sending you prayers of strength and peace. Your dad was a lucky man to have you take such good care of him. He must have been very special to raise such a caring, beautiful daughter. Sending much love, Tracy and Jay.

~ Tracy and Jay
6/4/2022 8:36:11 PM

Dearest Gwen, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your your family. I loved reading about your Dad.

~ Gina Potemski
6/4/2022 8:11:43 PM

We are sorry for your loss. Randy and I are praying peace for you, Pat and Koreen, and your families.

~ Lori Dittman Boyertown, PA
6/4/2022 5:45:41 PM

Deepest sympathy.

~ Timothy Raub Douglassville, PA
6/4/2022 5:16:27 PM

Gwen, I was saddened to hear that your Dad had passed away. My prayers for you and your family. Remember all the wonderful memories I am sure you have.

~ Bonnie Riggs
6/4/2022 5:06:22 PM

My sincere condolences to Gwen and family.

~ Rosemarie Schrump Limerick, Pa
6/4/2022 1:26:33 PM