ELKHART — Kenneth J. “Jim” Fink, 84, died Thursday, March 29, 2018, at Morton County Senior Living Community in Elkhart.
He was born June 14, 1933, in Elkhart to Charles William and Leona Laura (Schoor) Fink.
He moved to Stonewall, Colorado, around 1940, and graduated from high school in Colorado. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1953. He returned to southwest Kansas and farmed with his brother and nephew.
Survivors include his daughters, Holly Bilden of Vancouver, Washington, Tammy McMurtry of Mesa, Arizona, Cindy Radcliff of Vancouver, Washington, and Penny Fink of Portland, Oregon; a son, Kim Ogle of Mesa; a brother, Harold “Dutch” Fink of Rye, Colorado; a sister, Dorothy Farrington of Arlington; 13 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Kirk Davis; two brothers, Phillip D. Fink and Robert K. Fink; and a sister, Charlene Blodgett.
Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Elkhart Cemetery, with military rites by VFW Point Rock Post #3162.
The family requests memorials be given to the American Diabetes Association or American Heart Association, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, P.O. Box 854, Elkhart, KS 67950. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.