Tiffen G. Pickering, 62, of Lakeview, OH, died early Tuesday morning, September 17, 2013 at home after a brave battle with cancer.
He was born on July 26, 1951 in Bellefontaine, OH to the late Leslie “Dave” & Evelyn Mulheeren Pickering.
He is survived by his sister, Denise Pickering, his son, Tiffen “Bart” Pickering, and partner, Penny Barker.
Tiffen served in the US Marine Corp in Vietnam from 1969-1973. He was active in many community organizations including Toys for Tots and Friends Serving Friends at Indian Lake and in Marathon, FL, where he resided for several years. Tiffen’s enormous personality, sense of humor, and generosity of spirit will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held at 7:00 pm, Friday, September 20, 2013 at Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview with visitation from 5-7.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given in Tiffen’s name to St. Rita’s Hospice of Lima, OH.
Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home. Condolences can be expressed at www.shoffstallfuneralhome.com.