TIPP CITY - John C. Kindrick, 62, of Tipp City, passed away at his home Sunday, March 10, 2013.
He was born July 18, 1950, in Mt. Carmel, Ill., to James R. and Julia M. (Clark) Kindrick Sr.
He was preceded in death by his mother.
He is survived by his father, James of Mt. Vernon, Texas; daughter, Christy L. Hume of Huber Heights; brothers; James R. Kindrick (Diana Begley) of Tipp City and Jan W. (Cynthia) Kindrick of Mt. Vernon, Texas; grandsons, Kyle Edward Hume and Kolton Thomas Hume, both of Riverside; nephews and nieces, Charles Kindrick, Erika (Dan) Seitz, Jeffrey Kindrick, Amy Kindrick, Beth Hedges and Christopher Shrader.
As a child, John was active in the Boy Scouts and had earned the highest honor of Eagle Scout.
He was a 1967 graduate of Tippecanoe High School and entered the United States Army during Vietnam serving as a pilot in a Medivac unit and warrant officer from 1969-1970.
He continued his love for flying for Danis Construction where he also served as a safety officer. He flew for Miller Brothers and was a CareFlight pilot.
John was a member of the Air Crafts Pilots and Owners Association, Dayton Chapter, Vietnam Pilots Association and attended Ginghamsburg Church.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Frings and Bayliff Funeral Home, 327 W. Main St., Tipp City, OH 45371. Family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made in memory of John to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, 2600 Network Blvd., Suite 300, Frisco, TX 75034.
Online condolences may be made at http://www.fringsandbayliff.com/.