He was born September 30, 1958 in Sullivan, Indiana to Raymond L. Rehmel and Norma L. (Godfrey) Rehmel Hamilton.
Survivors include best friend, Kim Jackson of Jasonville; mother, Norma L. Rehmel Hamilton of Jasonville; daughter and son-in-law, Jan and Pat Gilbert of Lewis, Ind.; son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Belinda Rehmel of Worthington, Ind.; grandchildren, Nichole Gilbert, Derek Gilbert, Lacey Gilbert and Erica Gilbert, Whitney Rehmel and Devin Rehmel; great-grandsons, Cole Patrick Gilbert and Case Langford; sister, Deborah K. Landis of Jasonville; step-brother, Tracy Hamilton of Jasonville; grandmother, Helen A. Godfrey of Jasonville; aunts and uncles, Bob Godfrey of Jasonville, Judy and Paris Bandy of New Palestine, Ind., Everett and Pauline Rehmel of Jasonville and June Rehmel of Jasonville.
He was preceded in death by his father; brother, John Rehmel; and step-father, Jasper Hamilton.
Tim worked as a coal miner and then farmed with Matt Hockman of H & H Farms. He attended the Jasonville Church of God.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home, 218 South Meridian Street, Jasonville, Ind. with visitation scheduled from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Thursday, January 27, 2011 at the Cox Funeral Home with Pastor Jonathan Heard and Pastor Ron Zimmerman officiating.
Interment will be at the Lebanon Cemetery in Midland, Ind.