Chester J. Kingery (73) of Cuba, IL


Published on January 27 2014 8:21 am

Chester J. Kingery, 73, of Cuba, IL passed away at 8:43 AM Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Heartland Health Care Center in Canton, IL.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM on Wednesday January 29, 2014 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 PM on Tuesday evening at the funeral chapel.  Burial will be in the Jewett Cemetery.
Chester was born in Mattoon, IL on July 25, 1940 to Michael & Ora Gladys (VanScyoc) Kingery. He married Julia Myers on November 8, 1959. Surviving is his loving wife; Sons Michael (Cindy) Kingery of McHenry, IL and Kenneth Kingery of Cuba, IL; Brothers Robert Kingery of Greenup and Lowell Kingery of Toledo; Sisters Jeanette Glidewell of Jewett, Anita Kemper of Toledo and Marie Kemper of Jewett; Grandchildren John, Jim, Brandon and Brittany Kingery; one great grandchild Jayla. Chester was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and one sister. 
Chester worked and retired from International Harvester in Canton he also worked for Zenith in Springfield, MO. Chester loved Antique cars and going to car shows, he and Julia enjoyed going on motorcycle trips. Online condolences can be expressed at