Earl Norman Hinkel, 100, died Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Harborview Health Systems. Born October 29, 1919, he was the son of the late Howard Milton and Dora Tyson Hinkel. Mr. Hinkel proudly served his country as an Army veteran of the WWII and worked until the age of 96.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 11, 2019 in the Chapel of Curry Funeral Home. Interment will be in Pine Grove Cemetery in Whitinsville, MA.
The family will receive friends Sunday, November 10th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
He is survived by his daughter, Barbara Ann Hinkel Fulks (Larry) of Goodletsville; three sons, Retired Col. Robert Earl Hinkel (Jackie), Retired Col.Thomas Norman Hinkel(Donna), Peter Lee Hinkel (Denise); four grandchildren, Michelle Hinkel, Robert Hinkel, John Pittman, Madison Smith and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of years, Elenor Gogolewski Hinkel and two brothers, Howard Henry Hinkel and Frank Tyson Hinkel.
The family requests memorials be directed to Folds of Honor, Department 13, Tulsa, OK 74182.
Cremation services are under the direction of Curry Funeral Home. We are privileged and honored to serve the Hinkel family. You may share your condolences and your memories with the family at www.curryfuneral.com.