Quintin C. Printup, 69, a retired ironworker and resident of the Tuscarora Indian Reservation, died Tuesday (Feb. 13, 2001) at his home after a long illness. He was a patient of Niagara Hospice.
He was born on the reservation and served in the Army from 1948 to 1952, attaining the rank of corporal.
Printup was employed as an ironworker through Ironworkers Local 9 from 1953 until he retired in 1989.
"Quinnie," as he was often called, had a great sense of humor, according to friends and co-workers.
Surviving are his wife of 46 years, Edith Crogan Printup; a son, Mark of Lockport; four daughters, Marilyn Kinney of Grand Island, Myrna Miller of Amherst, Mary Ann Jones of Voorheesville and Meline Hope of Schenectady; and 13 grandchildren.
A prayer service will be held at 8 p.m. today in Rhoney Funeral Home, 901 Cayuga St., where services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.