by Kim Swindell Wood | March 9, 2018 10:12 am
Last Updated: March 10, 2018 at 8:48 am
R.T. Tindle, 67, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Feb. 27, 2018, at his home.
Mr. Tindle was born Sept. 8, 1950, in Sparta, to Wylie Tindle and Mary Smith Tindle.
He worked as a carpet installer for 20 years at the Floor Store. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and NASCAR racing.
On Sept. 5, 1987, in La Porte, Indiana, he married Marilyn A. Stanage, who survives.
Mr. Tindle was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Tindle is survived by his beloved children, Lynn (Kim) Tindle, of La Porte, Indiana, Marty Tindle, of La Porte, Indiana, Gina Bernacchi, of Sawyer, Michigan; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one brother, Wiley Tindle Jr., of Sparta; four sisters, Kathy VanWinkle, of Crossville, Alice Vinson, of Sparta, Mildred Angel, Linda Herren, both of Knoxville; three stepsons, Mike Humphrey, George Humphrey, Johnathon Humphrey; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, in La Porte, Indiana.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be 4 p.m., March 10, 2018, at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center. A time of visitation will be 3-4 p.m., March 10, at the funeral home.
Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, in La Porte, Indiana, is in charge of arrangements.