Patrick Logan Tinker, 36, of Kenosha, Wisconsin, passed away at his home Saturday, April 3,
Born in Illinois, he graduated from Tremper High School in Kenosha followed by the University
of Wisconsin – Parkside where he graduated with honors. He loved birding, traveling, spending
time with family and friends, and most importantly being “Uncle Pat.” He left a successful career
in real estate to become the National Sales and Marketing Manager for Panacea Products, where
he used his birding expertise to thrive.
Left to cherish and celebrate Pat’s memory are his mother, Debra Etchill and her husband Wayne
Etchill; father, John Tinker; three brothers, Sean (Kristin Schroyer) Tinker, Dr. Eric (Katie Glover) Etchill,
and Cody (Whitney Brichter) Etchill; his niece, Elizabeth; his newborn nephew, Elliot; and his
beloved dog Zeus. He is further survived and loved by numerous relatives and countless friends.
Visitation will take place on Saturday, April 10th , at Proko Funeral Home, from 9:00 a.m. until
11:00 a.m. A private Service and Interment will follow at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park. Facial
coverings are required for those attending.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations to be made in Patrick’s honor to the Herma Heart
Institute – Children’s Wisconsin. https://childrenswi.org/medical-care/herma-heart