Jimmie L. Shine 54, Rochester, Indiana, passed away at 5:52 A.M. Friday October 11, 2019, at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester, Indiana.
He was born on September 29, 1965, in Wahiawa, Hawaii, the son of Robert Eugene Shine Sr. and Charlotte (Rose) Shine Bechdolt. He graduated from Tippecanoe Valley High School and later served with the United States Army from 1985-1992. Jimmie was creative, artistic and resourceful having worked various jobs throughout his career. He will be remembered as “The Rose Guy” making roses out of napkins and giving them to any one he may have the pleasure of meeting.
Survivors include his sisters, Lotte Toney, Fortville, Indiana, Nancy Claassen, New Port Richey, Florida, Melissa (Rick) Belpedio, Rochester, Indiana, Kristi (Jason) Gochenour, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Aimee (Dan) Stephens, New Albany, Indiana, many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Donna Shine and brother, Butch Shine.
Burial will take place at a later date at Citizens Cemetery, Rochester, Indiana. Memorial contributions may be made to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post or the American Legion. Arrangements by Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, Indiana. Online condolences may be expressed at www.zimmermanbrosfh.com