Darrell “Dude” Shinn, 83, of Tiffin, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2012 at his home.
Darrell "Dude" Shinn, 83, of Tiffin, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2012 at his home.
Darrell was born August 31, 1929, to the late Hosea "H.J." and Nancy (Sayre) Shinn. He married Carol Ann (Royer) in May 1957 and she preceded him in death on October 12, 1988.
Survivors include his son, David Shinn of Tiffin, daughter, Diane (Jeff Hill) Shinn of Dublin, two sisters, Clara Blanche Yentzer of Upper Sandusky and Margaret "Bing" Hill of Mt Alto, WV.
Darrell retired from Geeral Electric after 35 years with the company. Darrell enjoyed gardening, playing guitar, trap shooting, NASCAR, and fixing things in his garage. Darrell was a United States Army Veteran, serving in Korea from March 1951 to December 1952.
Services will be at 11 a.m., on Saturday, October 13, 2012, at the Engle-Shook Funeral Home and Crematory in Tiffin.
Visitation for family and friends will also be on Saturday, from 10-11 a.m., at the funeral home.
Burial will follow the services on Saturday, at Seneca Memory Gardens with Military Honors being rendered by the United Veterans Council.
Memorial contributions may be made to Isaac Walton or to St. Francis Home. On-line condolences may be left for the family and the live web-cast may be viewed at www.engleshookfuneralhome.com.