TINGLER, David Paul, 54, of Weirton, WV, passed away on Saturday, February 8, 2014, at the Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH.
Born September 22, 1959, in Weirton, WV, David was the son of Fred Tingler and Margaret Luella Garner Baker. David was preceded in death by his step-mother Charlotte Ann Houchin Tingler on February 7, 2005.
After proudly serving his country in the United States Army, David followed in his father's footsteps and became an owner/operator trucker, leasing with JP Graham Transport, Inc., the last 30 years.
David enjoyed his family and the outdoor life, camping, four wheeling, and vacationing on his Harley during bike week. David was a hard worker and enjoyed helping others. A fixer upper, Dave would call himself a "Jack of all trades, master of none."
In addition to his parents, Fred Tingler (fiancee Joyce) and Margaret Luella Garner Baker (husband Jim), David is survived by his wife, Diane Hinchee Tingler, who he married on October 22, 2011; daughters, Jessica Tingler (fiancee, Jason Fitzgerald) of Steubenville, OH, Amanda Armstrong (husband, Dylan) of Maine, Melissa Walters (husband, Brian) of Port Saint Lucie, FL, and Mary Johnson (husband, Arthur) of Hobe Sound, FL; sisters, Terri Burnfield (husband Charles) of Scenery Hill, PA, Connie McLaughlin (husband, Robert) of Weirton, WV, and Darla Frederick (husband, Timothy) of Wheeling, WV; nine grandsons, Johnathan, Christopher, Sylis, Seth, Eric, Jessie, Amos, Evan, and Rory; and two granddaughters, Stevie and Nevaeh.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on both Tuesday and Wednesday at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton, where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday with Pastor Curt Moser presiding. Committal Services with Military Rites performed by the American Legion Honor Guard will follow at the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Weirton.
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