Zavien Kinyon


4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Gay & Ciha Funeral And Cremation Service
2720 Muscatine Ave.
Iowa City, Iowa, United States

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Gay & Ciha Funeral And Cremation Service
2720 Muscatine Ave.
Iowa City, Iowa, United States


Ridgewood Cemetery
Scales Bend Road
North Liberty, Iowa, United States

Obituary of Zavien Paul Kinyon

It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of our beloved Peanut. Zavien Paul Kinyon passed away on June 21, 2021, at Oklahoma University Children’s ICU. Zavien was born on September 21, 2018, to Mikenzie Kinyon, at Mercy Medical Center in Mason City, Ia. Zavien loved cars, trucks and especially Harley Davidsons. His favorite thing was his Fire Tablet. His favorite food was fruit snacks and cookies. He enjoyed dancing and riding his Spider Man 4-wheeler. He brought joy to anyone he met with his smile and beautiful blue eyes. Zavien’s family includes his mother, Mikenzie Kinyon; maternal grandparents, Saroya Kinyon and Aaron England; uncle, Zachary Kinyon-Kramer; aunt, Hayley England; great grandmother, Mary Ehinger; and a host of family and friends. He was preceded in death by his great grandparents, Mike and Paula (Breno) Kinyon; great grandfather, Joseph Ehinger uncles, Saroyan Kinyon and Kristopher Kinyon Services celebrating Zavien’s life will be held at 11am Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City with burial to follow at the Ridgewood Cemetery in North Liberty. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, Zavien's family asks that guests donate to Zavien's GoFundMe fundraiser ( The family invites guests to join in wearing bright colorful clothing in his honor. To share a thought, memory or condolence with Zavien’s family please visit the funeral home website @
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