Mark E. Hinzy, 51, of Clinton, passed away at 11:54 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in Union Hospital Clinton. He was born on Jan 16, 1963, in Terre Haute, to Garold Hinzy and Ruth Dirker Hinzy.
He was a Quarter Master with the Terre Haute City Fire Department and served in several different capacities within the fire department. He was a member of the Sacred Heart Church, Knights of Columbus, Terre Haute Kennel Club, and the IAFF 758.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two uncles, Sam Curry and Gene Dirker. He is survived by his wife, Terry Upp Hinzy of Clinton; children, Andy and Becky Short of California, Karen and Justin Nelson of Clinton, and Brittany and Sam Auman of Clinton; grandchildren, Paige Nelson, Ava Rose Nelson, Audrey Short, Hannah Short, SammyLee Auman and Jaycee Auman; and two aunts, Rose Curry and Margaret Dirker.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 9, 2014, from 4 to 8 p.m. with a rosary service at 7:30 p.m. A Mass will be on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at: