TRAVERSE CITY — James O. Pringle, 79, passed away peacefully Saturday, March 29, 2014.
He worked at Burwood Products for 42 years as a hydraulic maintenance man.
James was a musician and played the drums with many different bands. He loved tinkering with cars and motors. James was a devoted family man.
He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Patricia (Hines); his daughter, Debra Pringle; sons, James O. Pringle Jr. (Mary), Randel M. Pringle (Nancy), Jody A. Pringle (Maggie), Ricky P. Pringle (Alice) and Michael T. Pringle; and his special friend, Crystal. He had 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jasmine Pringle; and his parents, Margaret and Merlin Pringle.
Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home is handling the cremation. A memorial service will be held at a later date.