DR. JOHN KINGSTON Dr. John Kingston, 66. 510 Whiskey Hill Road, Woodside, well - known pediatrician and San Francisco city - county coroner coroner for 12 years, died this morning at his home after an illness. Dr Kincmtrm a not" Jo Franciscan, accepted the nosi - tion as (Wnnpr in irjdn anH served until 1952 when he de - cided to bo back into private practice of pediatrics. maintained an office at Hyde Street, San Francisco, un - heart attack forced his complete retirement in 1953. He then came to reside in W side. He received his dearei medicine from University California Medical School. " Surviving members of family include his wife, Mary iviogston; two daughters, Mrs Mary Robcm of San Francisco and Mrs. Patricia Taplett of Arlington, Vn.; a son, John Kingston, an investigator with the Marin County district attorney's attorney's office and resident of San Rafael, and eleven grand children. Funeral services are pending at Woodside Chapel of urippen and p lynn.