Kevin M. Tinley, a junior majoring in mining engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, died last week in Blacksburg. He was 21 years old.

A memorial gathering for Tinley has been planned for Wednesday, March 5, at 9 p.m. It will be held at the Newman Community at Virginia Tech at 203 Otey St. in Blacksburg. Father David Sharland will officiate. There will be a reception following the gathering.

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