Clara Matilde Tinsler, 79, of Raphine died Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at her home.

She was born March 14, 1941, in Cuba. She was a member of the St. Patrick’s Catholic Church and retired from the laundry department at Virginia Military Institute.

Surviving are her husband, Albert John Tinsler; son Charles Henry Lena of Rhode Island; step-children Robyn Warren of Denver and John Tinsler of Starke, Fla.; four step-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

Matilde loved her Lord and there will be a Mass of Christian Burial conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, July 3, at St. Patrick’s Church by Father Joseph D’Aurora. Social distancing will be observed. Burial will follow at the Mt. Carmel Presbyterian Cemetery, Steeles Tavern.

Arrangements are by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.