DALLAS — Frederick A. Tinklepaugh, 100, of Dallas, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2014, at The Meadows Nursing Center, Dallas.
Born in Windser, New York, he was a son of the late Albert and Esther Stewart Tinklepaugh and attended Johnson City, New York, schools.
He was a baker and manager with Acme Markets for 46 years in Wilkes-Barre. Fred was a member of The Syracuse Turners Inc. and was an avid golfer, fisherman and hunter. He was also a former member of the Plains United Methodist Church.
Fred was preceded in death by his wife, the former Jean Wilbur, in 2001; and brothers, Howard, Lester and Okie, Gorton and Floyd; sisters, Hyla McMartin and Lois Tinklepaugh.
Surviving are a daughter, Barbara Kuras, Dallas; son, Kenneth Tinklepaugh, Endicott, New York; grandchildren, David and Garry Kuras, Linda Newton, Kenneth Tinklepaugh Jr. and Debbie Alsepp; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday from the Richard H. Disque Funeral Home Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, with the Rev. Dr. William Lewis officiating. Friends may call 9 a.m. until time of service Wednesday. Interment will be in Memorial Shrine Burial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Meadows Manor Personal Care, 200 Lake St., Dallas, PA 18612.