Oct. 28, 1940 ~ Dec. 16, 2019
Loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, Andrea (Neubauer) Kinart, age 79, passed away peacefully at Columbia Basin Hospital on December 16, 2019. She was born to parents, Arthur and Lorene Neubauer on Oct. 28, 1940 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Andrea was only 16 when she met the love of her life, Richard Kinart, whom she married at age 20. Together they spent 55 wonderful years of marriage.
Shortly after her husband’s passing, Andrea was diagnosed with cancer and fought a courageous battle for two years until the Lord decided it was finally time to call her home.
Andrea is survived by her younger brother, John Neubauer and his wife, Joan Neubauer of Yakima and their two children, Lena and Lida. Andrea also has two daughters who are married and have families: Holly Swem is married to husband Steve Swem with four children, Kaden and Kyler Kolves and Tucker and Kip Swem, Heidi Bazaldua is married to husband Ben Bazaldua with four children, Brett, Brianna, Brooke and Brennen Bazaldua.
A Celebration of Life service will be held for Andrea in May at the Community Evangelical Free Church in Soap Lake followed by a graveside service in Ephrata.