Eddie L. Tinnea, age 82 of Greenville, IL, died Friday, January 22, 2016, at Greenville Regional Hospital in Greenville, IL.
He was born on Tuesday, September 19, 1933, in Westervelt, IL, the son of Eddie and Clara (nee Propeck) Tinnea.
He was a member of American Veterans Post 140, Greenville, IL.
Eddie was born at Westervelt, IL. He served with the US Navy from May 13, 1953 to May 12, 1958, active duty during the Korean War; then with the US Air Force from May 29, 1958 to May 28, 1962 as a SSGT. He helped at the Highland Animal Shelter and at the local school crossings.
He was preceded in death by:
Father – Eddie Clyde Tinnea
Mother – Clara Mae Tinnea, nee Propeck
Sister – Thelma
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Graveside Service will be at 1:30 PM on Monday, February 08, 2016, at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.
Full Military Honors at Graveside Service, by, Missouri Military Funeral Honors – St. Louis
Interment will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth at Lemon Street
Highland, IL 62249