- Grove City, Pennsylvania

December 5, 2013

'Tinky' Pebbles Schlosser

Racehorse owner from GC loved grandkids, pets

Allied News

VERSAILLES, Ill. — "Tinky" Pebbles Schlosser of rural Versailles, passed away at 4:25 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in her residence with her family at her side. She was 64.

Ms. Schlosser was born March 6, 1949, in Grove City, a daughter of Robert and Norma Klingensmith Pebbles.

Tinky owned and operated the Time Out Bar and Grill in Mount Sterling, Ill., before retiring in 2010.

She graduated from Mercer Area High School.

Tinky owned standardbred racehorses for several years and was a member of both the Illinois Standardbred Owners and Breeders Association and United States Trotting Association. She served as a Cooperstown Township Trustee for several years where she felt her most important duty was maintaining township cemeteries.

Tinky loved spending time with her grandchildren, riding four wheelers, gardening and had a special place in her heart for her cats and dogs and her horse, Spiffy.

Survivors include: a daughter, Chris Brierton and her husband Troy, Versailles; a brother, Bob Pebbles and his wife Cheri, Grove City; an aunt, Betty Lunn, Masury; and four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, along with several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by a dear friend, Francis "Snoz" Greer, Mount Sterling.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Brandon Jess "B.J." Schlosser; and a sister, Joy Pebbles.

A memorial service was held at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8 in Mount Sterling.

Memorial contributions may be made to Brown County Cancer Society, Mount Sterling, IL 62373.

Obituary was published Nov. 16, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.