Archive for Saturday, October 26, 1996


October 26, 1996


— Inurnment services for John Norman Pinnick, 77, Eudora, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Lincoln Cemetery, Lincoln.

Mr. Pinnick died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 1996, at his home.

He was born Aug. 21, 1919, in Barnard, the son of Edgar and Annie Maybell Pinnick. He attended public school in Lincoln.

Mr. Pinnick served eight years in the Army and Coast Artillery and was a survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor. He also served a year in New Guinea and a year in Korea.

Mr. Pinnick was superintendent of utilities for eight years in Lucas and for 14 years in Eudora, where he retired in 1985. His hobbies included reading, wind chimes and sun dials.

Mr. Pinnick married Margueritte Walters on April 1, 1949, in Lincoln. She survives of the home. Other survivors include a son, Tim, Lawrence; a daughter, Melissa Lynn, Lawrence; a brother, Edgar, Grand Junction, Colo.; a sister, Beth Foust, Peoria, Ariz., and six grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Boy Scout Troop No. 64 of Eudora, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, Lawrence, which is handling arrangements.

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