News and Tribune


March 24, 2013

George R. “Tooter” Tinius, 93; of New Albany


Survivors include his beloved wife of 60 years, Catherine “Tinny” Tinius; children, Sandy Braunbeck and her husband, Bob, Joe Tinius and his wife, Katy and Jim Tinius and his wife, Dana; grandchildren, Adam, Chris, Sara, Kelly, Casey, Chapel, Truman and Thomas; great-grandchildren, Charlotte and Gavin; and a sister, Rosie Block.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Frederick, Bill, Frank, Paul and John Tinius; and sisters, Marie Braunbeck and Margaret Gunther.

Visitation at the Spring Street Chapel of Kraft Funeral Service will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, with a Rosary Service at 6:30 p.m.

Contributions in his memory may be made to Rauch, Inc. 

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