Roy E. Hinkle, 90, formerly of Logansport, passed away Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in Fort Wayne.
He was born Dec. 31, 1926, in Rockfield to William F. Hinkle and Justine (Rice) Hinkle.
Roy graduated from Rockfield High School, attended Logansport Business College and served during World War II in the U.S. Naval Aviation Corp. While living in Logansport, he was employed by Muehlhausen Springs.
On Dec. 1, 1950, he married Marilyn Graffis. In 1965, Roy and Marilyn relocated to Santa Rosa, California. They moved to Bend, Oregon, after retirement and then to Green Valley, Arizona.
He is survived by his sister-in-law, Dorothy Woodling of Logansport, and several nieces and nephews and their families. Preceding him in death was his wife, Marilyn, three brothers and four sisters.
Per his request, there will be no services.
Published on September 13, 2017