Jerome Layton (1944-2013)
Jerome Layton Jerry Tinkey, 69, Somerset, died May 20, 2013, at his home. Born Feb. 28, 1944, in Middlecreek Twp., son of Floyd W. and Maggie (Sleasman) Tinkey. Preceded in death by parents, brothers Robert, Clyde and John Tinkey, sister Ruth Barron, and an infant sister and twin infant brothers. Survived by granddaughter: Colleen Knopsnyder and fiance Mark Walker of Meyersdale, great-grandchildren: Joelle, Jason and Clara. Brothers and sisters: Ruby Ferner of Rockwood, Glenn Tinkey of Jones Mills, Samuel H. Tinkey of Somerset, Shirley S. Miller of Somerset, Shelvia Jean Miller of Ohio, Domer Tinkey of Ohio. Jerry loved gardening and taking the kids fishing. Friends received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Hauger-Zeigler Funeral Home, Somerset, where services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013. Interment Nedrow Ferguson Cemetery. Contributions can be made to the charity of your choice.