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Rita Adele TrinklePassing: May 10, 2023


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Monday, May 22nd @ 2:00pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Monday, May 22nd @ 12:00pm-2:00pm


Mitchell Cemetery

Monday, May 22nd

PORT CHARLOTTE, FLORIDA – Rita Adele Trinkle, 86, formerly of Mitchell, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2023, at ShorePoint Health in Port Charlotte, Florida.

Born December 14, 1936 in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Filberto and Pearl (Lane) Rocchi.  Rita married Leroy Trinkle on March 22, 1958 and he preceded her in death June 17, 1990.

Rita was a 1955 graduate of Mitchell High School. She was a homemaker and loved being with family. Rita also enjoyed traveling and watching the sunset.

Survivors include her son Jeff Trinkle of Miami Beach, Florida; granddaughters, Jessica, Shayla, and Pearl; and great grandchildren, Carmen, Claire, Calvin, Carson, Natalie, David, Angel, and Joseph.

Her parents; husband; and son, Harold Trinkle, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 22, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from noon until the time of the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com

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3 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Keely Thomas | Grove City, OH
    Date: May 24, 2023
    Jeffrey and family! So sorry to hear about both your brother Harold and Mom. Thinking of you all. Jeffrey I hope you’re doing okay, been a long time since the last time we saw one another at our class reunion! Take care and God Bless!
  2. Guest: Chris Clouse | Bloomington, IN
    Date: May 20, 2023
    So sorry to hear about Rita and Harold's passing. So many good memories of the old neighborhood. Prayers for peace and comfort for you all.
  3. Guest: Dimitrios Leventis and I-Peng Leventis | 15231 Chamberlain Blvd Port Charlotte Fl., 83 Livingstone Street Barrie Ont. Canada L4M6Y2
    Date: May 18, 2023
    Dearest Mrs. Rita Adele Trinkle, our Beloved Friend, and Neighbour, we are in sorrow and grief since your passing away from us. We are going to be missing you so much, your friendship, and your welcoming, smiling, caring, friendship. You have been an outstanding, helpful, righteous, Lady, caring Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother. We are praying for you, and your spirit, for your everlasting peace and harmony in Paradise. May God Bless you and your Trinkle Family Members, Children, Grandchildren, and Great Grandchildren in this time of Loss and Sorrow. Dimitrios Leventis and I-Peng Leventis and all the Leventis and Graham Family members.