Cover photo for John Hinks's Obituary
John Hinks Profile Photo
1928 John 2021

John Hinks

October 22, 1928 — February 10, 2021


HINKS, John Geoffrey Ditom, 92, passed away on February 10, 2021. He is survived by his devoted wife of 65 years, Lucie (nee Tetzlaff) Hinks; his daughter, Pamela (Gregg) Kamp; grandchildren, Geoff Nardone, Brian Kamp, and Julia Kamp. John is preceded in death by his sister, Sheila Sibley and his daughter, Deborah Nardone.

Born to the late Geoffrey and Doris Hinks in Yeovil, England; John emigrated to the US in 1952, settling in Detroit, MI. He worked at various positions with General Motors for 38 years, most of which were as a design engineer with Fisher Body in Warren, MI. After retiring, he and Lucie moved to Brevard, NC where they lived for 30 happy years prior to their move in 2020 to Cincinnati, OH. John was an avid gardener and also enjoyed woodworking, golfing, and travelling.

The family will have a private memorial.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Habitat for Humanity.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John Hinks, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 25

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree