Timothy L. Pinkston, 54, of Chillicothe, formerly of Princeville, died at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2012, in Burlington, Wis.

Born Aug. 6, 1958, in Peoria to Charles L. and Margaret M. (Marge) Beaumont Pinkston, he was married to Linda Troutman. Later, he married Carrie Eastburg Hoehne on Dec. 1, 2012, in Dunlap. She survives.

Also surviving are his parents of Princeville; two children, Andrew Pinkston of Pekin and Emily (Mike) Dickerson of Monica; two grandchildren; and siblings, Brian P. (Shannon) Pinkston of Dunlap, Kenneth E. (Julie) Pinkston of Wellington, Colo., and Janice M. Bussman of Peoria.

He was a 1976 Princeville High School graduate.

He first worked in estimate and sales for 34 years at EC Harms Metal Fabrication in Princeville. Later he worked for PDC Laboratories in Peoria, last working Feb. 20.

He was a member of Pearce Community Center in Chillicothe and was of the Methodist faith.

Funeral services were Thursday at Princeville United Methodist Church. The Rev. Rex Hendrix officiated. Visitation was Feb. 27 at Hammitt-Hott Funeral Home in Princeville. Burial was in Jubilee Cemetery in rural Brimfield.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association or Illinois Multiple Sclerosis Neurological Institute.

Private condolences may be made to the family via www.hammitthott.com.