Mary “Ethel” Krutsinger

KINMUNDY — Mary “Ethel” Krutsinger, 94, of Kinmundy, passed away at 5:23 p.m., Friday, June 24, 2016  at Doctor’s Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Salem.

Krutsinger,MaryEthelEthel was born April 8, 1922, the daughter of the late Emery and the late Arrilla (Synder) Simmons. On August 25, 1940, she married Hershel Eugene Krutsinger in Salem. He preceded her in death April 4, 2010.

She enjoyed her time as a housewife, president of the Marion County NFO, and also worked at Twin Willows in Salem as a CNA.

Ethel is survived by sons, Larry Krutsinger of Iuka, Ray Krutsinger and wife Glenda of Iuka, and Floyd Krutsinger and wife Pageen, of Salem; daughters, Marilene Hayes of Louisville, Gloria J. Reeder and husband Stuart, of Wilmington, Ill., Arrilla Jane Krutsinger of Abbevile, Ala., Della Donoho and husband Wayne, of Salem, Deborah Huene and husband Rick, of Kinmundy, and Sandra Calhoun and husband Jack, of Arkansas; 21 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers Loren, Leroy, Ivan and Orville Simmons; and sisters Mae Fry and Myrtle Branch.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home of Kinmundy, where the family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Tuesday, June 28, 2016. A celebration of life will be held at the funeral home following the visitation at 12 p.m. Interment will be held in Elder Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the First Church of God in Salem and will be received at the funeral home. Please visit to leave tributes, condolences, or to light a candle.