Creston News Advertiser
Creston, Union County, Iowa
Monday, January 05, 1959, Page 1
Frank Tindle, 83, Dies Here Sunday
Frank Tindle, 83, a retired farmer who had lived in Creston since 1938, died at his home at 607 south Vine Street at 2:45 a. m. Sunday. He had been ill about a year.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p. m. Tuesday at Coen’s Home for Funerals here. Rev. E. J. Strong of Des Moines, former pastor of the Assembly of God church here will officiate. Burial will be in the Lenox cemetery. His body will lie in state at the funeral home until time of the services. The casket will not be opened after the services.
Frank Tindle was born in Ringgold County, Feb. 20, 1875. He was the son of Andrew and Elizabeth McCracken Tindle. He had lived on a farm south of Creston most of his life until moving to Creston in 1938.
He was married at Mount Ayr, Oct. 30, 1918, to Jennie Quillin. His widow, a stepdaughter, Bessie Dunkin of Creston and several nieces and nephews survive.
NOTE: There is a gravestone for Frank and shared with his first wife, Lavena (JARGSTORF) TINDLE, at Tindle Cemetery, Ringgold County, Iowa.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, September of 2016