April Hinton

May 9, 1948 ~ March 2, 2022 (age 73)


April (Remy) Hinton, age 73, passed away on Tuesday, March 2, 2022 in Tuscon, Arizona. 

 April was a cherished wife, mother and grandmother. A gathering of family and friends is planned for her on Sunday, March 13, 2022 from 2:00pm-4:00pm at the Garland Funeral Home in Tampico, Illinois.

 April was born on May 9, 1948 in Pawtucket Rhode Island to parents Elizabeth "Betty" and Alfred "Al" Remy. She is preceded in death by her parents and her sister Linda (Remy) Scott. She is survived by her husband, Richard Hinton; five children and five grandchildren as well as her brother, Jeff Remy. April graduated from Aviation High School in Redondo Beach, California. April went on to graduate from the Sauk Valley Community College nursing program as an L.P.N. and later as an R.N. April had worked as a nurse at Winning Wheels in Prophetstown, IL and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford, IL. She was also a home health care nurse. April touched many lives during her nursing career as the majority of it was spent providing loving care and comfort to premature babies.

 April enjoyed arts and crafts, reading, quilting, as well as finding great deals at yard sales and thrift stores. She was very proud to be an active member of the Tombstone Arizona community. April will be missed by many friends, family and loved ones.

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