Landon Johnathan Kinney

February 14, 1980 - January 1, 2021
Landon Johnathan Kinney

Landon Johnathan Kinney, 40, of Wilmington, NC, died on January 1, 2021 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center after a medical illness. Landon was born in Jacksonville, NC, on February 14, 1980. He was the son of Norman Kinney and Christyne Kinney Hines and resided in Burgaw, NC He graduated from New Hanover High School in Wilmington, NC.

Landon was a veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, having served two tours with the U.S. Army.

He was a parishioner of Closer Walk United Methodist Church.

Besides his mother, Landon is survived by a daughter, Lauren Leigh Kinney; son, Landon Griffin Kinney; mother of his children, Lisa Kinney; three sisters: Consuela Seals (Neal Jr.), Kanesha Grant (Jeff) and Sonya Kinney; uncles: Lee Hines (Dexter); aunt, Caroline Hines; two nieces: Priscilla Ruby Seals and Emma Parker Kinney; and three nephews: Tyler Jordan Grant, Luke Riley Grant, and Norman Kinney Daughtry; as well as, his companion, Jennifer Mintz.

He was predeceased by his father, Norman Kinney, two uncles: Thurston Hines and Landon Hines; and two grandmothers Lula Bonnie Hines and Charlotte Kinney.

Family will receive family and friends for a Meet N’ Greet Thursday, January 7, 2021 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a Celebration of Life Service beginning at 6:00 PM at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel. An inurnment will take place the next day, Friday, January 8, 2021 at South Carolina Florence Cemetery, 10:00 AM, with Military Honors.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation – Wilmington Funeral Chapel – 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington NC 28403 910.791.9099.

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  • January 05, 2021
    Debbie Pirozzolo says:
    His smile would light a room! Prayers for the family.

  • March 13, 2021
    Thomas Ference says:
    I didn't even know my friend had passed away I'm very sorry I miss him very much lately I've been trying to contact him and I didn't even know that he's was was gone I miss you buddy I miss you a lot

  • February 06, 2021
    John S Gates lit a candle:
    Lit since February 6, 2021 at 2:58:58 PM

  • January 08, 2021
    Amanda McCluskey says:
    My sincerest condolences to Landon’s children and family. It was always a pleasure to be around him and there was never a doubt how very much he loves his children. May all who knew and loved him be comforted by the peace that comes from Jesus.

  • January 07, 2021
    Diana and Ed DeToma says:
    We will miss your laughter and smiles. So glad you are finally at peace. We are proud to have known you. Our condolences to your children and family.