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Obituaries

Gary L. Zink

Gary L. Zink
Gary L. Zink

ROCK FALLS – Gary L. Zink, age 70, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, September 15, 2019, at his home.

Gary was born November 17, 1948, in Savanna, the son of Larry and Marian (Wires) Zink.  He served in the U.S. Air Force and later was employed at Raynor Garage Doors for 15 years and Dohrn Transfer Company for many years. He married Cindy Remala on July 24, 2009, in Rock Falls.

Survivors include his wife, Cindy Zink of Rock Falls; his children, Holly (Jim Walters) Zink of Sterling, Ryan (Audra) Zink of Rock Falls, Gary, Jr. (Tasha) Zink of Sterling, Charles (Emily) Hurst of Sterling, Jeremy (Magdalena) Hurst of California and Anthony (Roxy) Hurst of California; two sisters, Linda Maynard and Cheryl Zink both of Rock Falls; one brother, Denny (Julie) Zink of Sterling; 11 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from noon to 4 p.m. at White Pines Forest State Park in Mt. Morris.

A memorial has been established.

Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.

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