ARCANUM - Timothy C. Tinch, 66, of Arcanum, died early morning Oct. 3, 2013, at Brethren Retirement Community, Greenville.
Mr. Tinch was born in Batesville, Ind., Oct. 20, 1946. Tim was a 1969 graduate of Purdue University. He was a financial analyst at Inland Division of GM/Delphi, Dayton, retiring in 2009 after 39 years.
Tim was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Amanda, and his brother, Steven Tinch.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda (Jones) Tinch, whom he married Aug. 29, 1969; daughters April Tinch and Gary Brewsaugh of Pleasant Hill, and Jessica Hager and husband Mike of Pickerington, Ohio; granddaughters Emma, Abby and Maddie Hager all of Pickerington, Ohio; father Mark Tinch and wife Phyllis of Connersville, Ind.; mother Roxie Tinch of Brookville, Ind.; sister Brenda Harrison of Connersville, Ind.; brothers Mike Tinch of Brookville, Ind., and Jason Tinch and wife April of Chandler, Ariz.; stepsisters Carol Rummel and husband Ron and Diane Trent and husband Don, both of Ash Grove, Mo.; stepbrother Dennis Rickman and wife Sherry of Connersville, Ind.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. on Monday at the Kreitzer Funeral Home, Arcanum, with Pastor Rodney Shade officiating. Burial will follow in Mote Cemetery, Pitsburg.
The family will receive relatives and friends Sunday 2 to 5 p.m. at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions to Melanoma Cancer Research Fund, Fund #305923 Dr. Olencki, P.O. Box 183112, Columbus, OH 43218. Make checks payable to Melanoma Cancer Research Fund. Condolences may be sent towww.KreitzerFuneralHomeInc.com.