Irene M. Tinker age 68 of Forest died at her residence on May 25, 2020. She was born Apr. 8, 1952 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Douglas and Irene (Gress) Hodges. She married Russell H. Tinker in Conover, NC on Jan. 7, 1969, he preceded her in death on Dec. 29, 2011. Surviving is a son Howard (Karen) Tinker, Atlanta, GA, a daughter Melissa (Jason Basore) Martin, Crestline, grandchildren Nick Shaw, Kelsay Martin, Jason Tinker, Alesha Martin, Jevin Martin, Lexi Tinker, a brother Floyd (Mary) Goolsby, sisters Rosemary Zeuner and Gloria Ramirez. She is preceded in death by a grandchild Ashlyn Martin.
Mrs. Tinker had been employed by Centrex Plastic, Findlay.
Her grandchildren and shopping were her enjoyments.
A graveside service will be held on Sat. May 30, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in Hueston Cemetery, Forest with Rev. Dennis Livingston officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ronald McDonald House, Cincinnati in care of Clark Shields Funeral Home 301 S. Patterson St. Forest, OH 45843.
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