Calvin Pringle

Obituary of Calvin C. Pringle

Calvin C. Pringle, age 93, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the Greeley County Long Term Care Center in Tribune, Kansas.  He was born on September 19, 1924 in Tribune, the son of Earl & Maude Tefft Pringle.  A lifetime resident of Greeley County, Kansas, he was a farmer and rancher.


He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and Greeley County Historical Society both in Tribune.  Calvin was a US Army Veteran serving in both World War II and the Korean Conflict.


On December 4, 1954 he married Tessie Mae Twietmeyer in Chicago, Illinois.  She survives.


Other survivors include son - Jim Pringle of Manhattan, daughters - Dixi Coates of Derby, Roxi Pringle & Judi Bergner of Tribune, grandchildren Casey Coates, Kelli Coates & Grant Bergner and three great grandchildren Micah, Elsie & Eden Coates.


He was preceded in death by his parents and only brother - Douglas Pringle.


Memorial Services will be held at a later date.


Burial in the Greeley County Cemetery has taken place.


Memorials may be given to the Greeley County Hospital or Greeley County Historical Society.


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