Born Jan. 24, 1949, in Goode, Va., he was the son of Robert and Doris Tingler.
Survivors include his sisters, Dee Lanham of Garrettsville and Judy Boggs and Lovinia McCorkandale, both of South Carolina. His parents; and a brother, Bob Tingler, died previously.
There will be no services. Cremation has taken place.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1900 W. Market St., Akron, Ohio 44313-6927, or Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna, 44266.