Ronald Douglas “Doug” Slinker

Ronald Douglas “Doug” Slinker

Birth
Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Death 21 Dec 2016 (aged 68)
Attica, Fountain County, Indiana, USA
Burial Attica, Fountain County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 174350293 · View Source
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Ronald Douglas "Doug" Slinker, 68, formerly of Attica and had been residing in Lafayette, passed away in the Parkview Healthcare Center, Attica, on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 6:36 p.m.

Doug was born in Lafayette, Indiana on July 7, 1948. He was the son of the late Leon "Buck" Slinker and the step son of the late Eunice (Pittman) Slinker. He was the son of Frances Maxine (Peek) Slinker Boots of Lafayette. Doug graduated from Attica High School in 1967. He attended Vincennes University. He has lived most of his adult life in Lafayette.

Doug worked for General Foods in Lafayette and later for Sam's Club in Lafayette until his retirement.

He was a member of the St. James Lutheran Church. He enjoyed watching high school and college sports. He was an avid Bobby Knight and I.U. Hoosier fan. He also liked Rick Pitino as a coach. He especially enjoyed the time spent with his family.

In 1970, Doug married Dianna Stetler in the Attica First United Methodist Church. She preceded him in death on February 27, 1981.

He leaves behind a daughter, Dawn (Ed) Geisler; a son, Dustin (Amy) Slinker; his mother, Frances Maxine Boots; three brothers, Thom (JoAnna) Williams, Jim (Becky) Slinker, Romney Slinker and Dick (Marsue) Slinker and three grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by a brother, Don Slinker.

Published in the Journal & Courier from Dec. 24 to Dec. 26, 2016


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  • Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
  • Added: 24 Dec 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 174350293
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ronald Douglas “Doug” Slinker (7 Jul 1948–21 Dec 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 174350293, citing Riverside Cemetery, Attica, Fountain County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Bob & Nancy Cannon (contributor 46739623) .