OBITUARY Calvin ‘Cal’ Leo Tinsley

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Calvin “Cal” Leo Tinsley, resident of Mount Vernon, Washington, passed away May 15, 2018, at the age of 78 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Cal was born on July 3, 1939 in Livingston to Charles and Mary Tinsley. In 1958, he graduated from Park High School and started his career with the Iron Workers Union, which he was quickly recognized with his loyal and generous traits. In 1966, Cal and his wife, Lois, of 53 years, moved to Mount Vernon, Washington, where his quick wit and humor brought laughter and smiles to others.

Cal is survived by his beloved wife, Lois; daughter Christina; son-in-law Brian; granddaughters Emma and Makenzie; brother Ralph; and sister Sylvia. A celebration of Cal’s life will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on June 23 at their home in Mount Vernon.