Anchorage resident, Elizabeth Tinker, 39, died May 16, 2012 at Providence Medical Center in Anchorage.
A celebration of life was held May 21 at the Anchorage Funeral Home in Anchorage. Elizabeth was buried at Pitka’s Point Cemetery in St. Mary’s later in the week.
Elizabeth was born on Jan. 14, 1973 in Bethel. She spent many years in Pitka’s Point. She loved being a big sister and was always happy to see her family and friends. Donna and her family wrote that, “Elizabeth joined our family in 1997 and we considered ourselves very blessed to have had her for 16 years. She loved to travel and joined us in our retirement to Indiana. Her travels took her from Canada, the West Coast to the East Coast with many stops in between. Also she loved to cruise around the Bahamas and others. Elizabeth will be missed very much, but always close in our hearts. Our prayers are with you in your final trip ‘home.’ ”
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her father John E. Tinker, Sr .; grandfather, Wasillie Tinker; grandmother, Vera Thompson; her sisters, Alexie Tinker and Alice Tinker; and her brothers, David and Patrick Tinker.
She is survived by her mother, Anna L. Tinker of Pitka’s Point; and many siblings, Linda Tinker of Anchorage, Cecelia Sallison of Pitka’s Point, John Tinker, Jr. of St. Mary’s, Mary Jackson of Pilot Station, Paul Tinker of Marshall, Margaret Bogdanski of Anchorage, Peter Tinker of Marshall, Alexie R. Tinker of Pitka’s Point and Gaberilla Tinker of Pilot Station.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Anchorage Funeral Home. On online obituary and guest book for Elizabeth are at www.AlaskanFuneral.com