Harrell Funeral Home of Austin
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AUSTIN TX 78745
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Irma Patricia Kinstle, affectionately known as Patricia, was a beautiful soul whose light shone brightly upon all who were fortunate enough to know her. Born on January 22, 1944, in Washington D.C., Patricia was a loving sister, aunt, stepmother, ... Read More
Irma Patricia Kinstle, affectionately known as Patricia, was a beautiful soul whose light shone brightly upon all who were fortunate enough to know her. Born on January 22, 1944, in Washington D.C., Patricia was a loving sister, aunt, stepmother, and friend who touched countless lives with her faith-filled spirit and creative talents. On April 25, 2023, at the age of 79, Patricia was called home to be with her Lord and Savior in Llano, Texas, where she had spent her final years surrounded by the love and warmth of her cherished family and friends.
Patricia was a beloved daughter of the late Thomas Patrick Connolly and Irma Marie (Marcionetti) Connolly. She was a devoted sister to Thomas P. Connolly, Jr., Janet M. Connolly, Nancy Major, Karen Connolly and a loving stepmother to Bonnie Jones and Steven Kinstle. Patricia's family was her rock, and she cherished the time she spent with them, creating memories that will be treasured for years to come.
A woman of deep faith, Patricia dedicated 15 years of her life to the service of God as a nun in the Catholic Church. During her time in the convent, she was a member of the Religious of Jesus and Mary Choral Group, which released four albums of music through Columbia Records in the 1960's. One of the songs was selected for Columbia's Christmas album. Patricia's faith was the foundation upon which she built her life, and it was a constant source of strength and inspiration for her as she navigated the many trials and tribulations that life presented.
Patricia's passion for education led her to Providence College, where she earned a Bachelor of Education degree in 1971. She then embarked on a remarkable career as a teacher, touching the lives of countless young people in schools throughout Upstate New York and at the Loretto Academy in El Paso, Texas. Patricia's devotion to her students was unparalleled, and her commitment to helping them succeed never wavered. While in El Paso she met Wayne Kinstle. Wayne was working for Texaco Oil while Patricia taught. The two soon fell in love and were married in 1983. The couple moved from El Paso to the Texas Hill Country to start a new life.
In 1990, Patricia began working as a Reading Specialist and Reading Recovery Specialist at Austin I.S.D., a position she held until her retirement in 2007. During her tenure, she trained teachers to help students overcome reading difficulties, driving from her home in Valley Spring to Austin weekly to fulfill this vital mission. Patricia's dedication to her work was a testament to her unwavering belief in the power of education to transform lives and create a brighter future for all.
Outside of her professional life, Patricia was known for her creative pursuits, including gardening, sewing, and knitting. She was a regular at the Fuel coffee shop in Llano, where she would gather with her knitting club to share stories, laughter, and the joy of creating beautiful things with their hands. Patricia's creativity was a reflection of her vibrant spirit, and it brought happiness and inspiration to all who were fortunate enough to know her.
Patricia was also a dedicated volunteer at Holy Trinity, giving her time and talents to help those in need and make a difference in her community. Her thoughtfulness and compassion were hallmarks of her character, and her willingness to serve others was a shining example of the love and grace that she embodied. Patricia is preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Patrick Connolly, and Irma Marie (Marcionetti) Connolly, and her husband Charles Wayne Kinstle. She is survived by her siblings, Thomas P. Connolly, Jr., Janet M. Connolly (Ted Hansen), Nancy Major, Karen Connolly; and her stepchildren Bonnie Jones (Michael Jones), and Steven Kinstle.
As we gather to celebrate Patricia's life and mourn her passing, let us remember the words of the apostle Paul in 2 Timothy 4:7-8, "I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day-and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing." Patricia's life was a testament to the power of faith, love, and service, and we can find comfort in knowing that she now rests in the loving arms of her Heavenly Father.
In the words of the great Southern preacher Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." Patricia Kinstle lived a life that mattered, and her legacy of faith, love, and service will continue to inspire those who were blessed to know her. As we remember Patricia, let us honor her memory by striving to live lives worthy of the example she set, and let us never be silent about the things that truly matter.
A Rosary will be held Tuesday, May 2, 2023 beginning at 9:30. Mass will be held Tuesday, May 2, 2023, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Llano, Texas beginning at 10:00 am. Burial will follow at Llano City Cemetery.
Patricia's care entrusted to Harrell Funeral Home 307 E. Sandstone Llano, Texas 78643 325-247-4300
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