Timothy A. Prine, age 47 of Darlington passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Dec. 11, 2015 in Darlington. He was born June 1, 1968 the son of Charlie and Chris Gratz. Tim graduated from Darlington High School in 1986. He was united in marriage to Amanda L. Marks on May 2, 2010 in Wisconsin Dells. Tim grew up in Darlington and returned to Darlington ten years ago. He worked as a finish carpenter in the trades for the past 25 years.
Tim is survived by his wife Amanda and daughter Destiny at home; his parents: Charlie and Chris Gratz of Darlington; one brother: Jerry Prine of Dallas, Texas, his maternal grandmother: Eileen Barth of Darlington, and Larry Prine. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather: Harold Barth; and one uncle: Jim Barth.
Tim loved spending time with his girls, Amanda and Destiny, his family, and his newest friend Buddy. He loved to ride his quad and snowmobile. Tim was an avid Wisconsin Badgers and Green Bay Packers fan and looked forward to watching the games at Charlie’s place. He will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by his family and friends.
A funeral service will be held Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Immanuel United Church of Christ (339 E. Louisa St, Darlington) with Rev. Larry Balleine officiating. A visitation was held Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Immanuel United Church of Christ and from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. on Thursday at the church. The Erickson Funeral Home in Darlington is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ericksonfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Tim’s name.