Herb Tiner, 81, with his wife Judy, 80, in their Ingleside home. Both were childhood sweethearts, meeting in eighth grade in their hometown, Altoona, PA.
Tiner is a model airplane enthusiast, here with a replica of a Beechcraft Bonanza he built from a kit and likes to fly at The Coastal Bend R/C (radio controlled) Association aero drome in Aransas Pass when time and weather permits.
Courtesy: Herb Tiner
Tiner, at age 19, after he enlisted in the U.S.A.F. and completed basic training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He served from 1959-1979, retiring as a Master Sergeant.