Mrs. Nelda M. Rinkel, spouse of Rev. Charles T. Rinkel, Jr., died Sunday, December 26, 2010.
Visitation will be Wednesday, December 29 from 1 to 2 p.m. at Walnut Hills United Methodist Church in Urbandale followed by a memorial service at 2 p.m.
Reverend Rinkel served Irwin-Kirkman, New Sharon-Taintor, Des Moines, Grace, Spencer, Grace, Ottumwa, First and Sioux City, First United Methodist Churches before retiring in 1989.
Survivors include her husband, Charles, Johnston, IA; daughter Rev. Pamela S. Deeds of Des Moines; son, Timothy W. Rinkel of Rochester, MN;.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Walnut Hills United Methodist Church, 12321 Hickman Road, Urbandale, IA 50323 or to First United Methodist Church, 202 E. Fourth St., Ottumwa, IA 52501.
Bishop Trimble and the Cabinet - December 28, 2010