Otho F. Fink, Sr., 91

Otho F. Fink, Sr., 91, Connersville, passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at the Heritage House Nursing Home in Connersville. Born, August 30, 1925 in Lawrenceville, Indiana, he was the son of Raymond G. and Emma F. (Risch) Fink.  Otho graduated in 1943 from Cambridge City High School and then served in the Army in WW II from April 1944 through April 1946.  He was stationed at the Panama Canal. He worked at AVCO, and then he worked at Roots Blower as a P & IC associate until his retirement.  He was a member of the St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church, Connersville, a 50 year member of the Knights of Columbus, and also the American Legion Post. He was married to Marilyn Riggs on January 25, 1947, in Cambridge City, and she survives. He is also survived by three daughters, Sue (Dennis) Gunckel, Connersville; Pat (Robert) Hunger, Moores Hill; Nancy (Mike) Porter, Greensburg; one son, Frank Fink, Connersville; seven grandchildren, Denise (Karl) Griffin, Sara Bennett, Matt (Leann) Porter, Joni (Keith) Krieger, Lyndsay (Mike) Rensing, Mariah Hunger, Travis (Amy) Fink; seven great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren; two brothers, Bill and Larry Fink, Cambridge City; two sisters, Dorothy Hicks, Cambridge City: Corena (Jerry) Marshall, Dublin. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Raymond and Paul Fink; sisters, Ethel Miller and Mary Moore. Family and friends will gather at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, May 22, 2017, at St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church in Connersville to pray the rosary.  Visitation will follow from 9:00 until the funeral mass begins at 11:00 a.m. Interment with military graveside services will be held in the Riverside Cemetery in Cambridge City, Indiana, following the funeral mass. Memorials may be made to St. Gabriel’s Catholic School or to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.popfuneralhome.com