Tristan Scott Walsh, age 26, of Hindsboro, IL, died June 10, 2023, at his home.
Tristan was born September 24, 1996, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital to Jeffrey Scott Walsh and Amber Elaine (Sollers) Adkins. He was a graduate of Oakland High School, a veteran of the United States Army, and worked as a farmhand. He enjoyed being outdoors, whether fishing, mushroom hunting, camping, or riding four-wheelers. He also liked fishing and travel.
Tristan is survived by his dearly beloved son, Kai River Walsh; his parents: Jeffery Scott Walsh of Oakland, IL, and Amber (Don) Adkins of Longview, IL; a brother: Gavin Brinn Walsh of Newman, IL; two sisters: Keira Elaine Riggleman of Tuscola, IL and Tegan Marie Sidenstricker of Urbana, IL; two nephews: Corbin and Cooper Hildreth; his aunts and uncles: Chuck and Alice Walsh, B.J. and Dawn Sollers, Chris and Christie Sollers, Gaylon and Angie Mitsdarffer; his grandmothers: Etta Walsh, Karen Sollers, and Linda Adkins; his brother-in-arms: Andy McMickell; and many cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers: Thomas Sollers and Charles William Walsh; and his step-grandfather Timmy Adkins.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 17, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. at Krabel Funeral Home in Oakland, IL. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service, beginning at 11:00 a.m. Military rites will be provided by the Arcola V.F.W. Post #7862 and the Arcola American Legion Post #639. For those who wish, memorials in Tristan’s honor may be made to the Gary Sinese Foundation. Online messages of sympathy may be left at www.krabelfuneralhome.com.