Frank M. Hinkel

June 27, 1941 ~ June 15, 2018 (age 76)

Frank M Hinkel III, age 76, of Marion, Passed away Friday, June 15, 2018, at Millers Merry Manor, Marion, Indiana. 

Frank was born June 27, 1941 in Hamilton, OH to the late Franklin M. and Edith (Davis) Hinkel. 

He was employed at General Motors, Marion, Indiana as a tool and die maker for over 44 years.  He retired in 2009. In his younger years he enjoyed muscle cars. The Chevelle was one of his favorites. 

He is survived by two sons, Martin Hinkel, Hamilton, OH and Michael (Kimberly) Hinkel, Mason, OH; two brothers, Larry (Barb) Hinkel, West Lafayette, IN and Alan Hinkel, Cincinnati, OH; three grandchildren, Matthew Hinkel, Megan and Madison Lucas.  Also surviving is his special friend Patricia Hinkel of Marion, IN.

Friends and family may call from Noon to 1:00 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2018 at Raven-Choate Funeral Home, 1202 W. Kem Road, Marion, Indiana.  A memorial service will take place following visitation at 1:00 p.m. Bruce Everett will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Services of Grant County, 305 S. Norton Ave. Tower Suites, Marion, Indiana 46952. 

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Cancer Services of Grant County
305 S. Norton Avenue, Tower Suites, Marion IN 46952

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