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rebecca i. sink

Posted on Dec. 30, 2012 at 12:00 a.m.

Jan. 17, 1939 - Dec. 29, 2012

GOSHEN — Rebecca I. Sink, 73, died early Saturday morning, Dec. 29, 2012, in her home.

She had been in declining health the past few years.

She was born Jan. 17, 1939, in Goshen, to Lavon “Ike” and Thelma (Gardner) Mellinger.

On April 6, 1958, she married Ronald C. Sink at First Brethren Church in Goshen. He survives.

Also surviving is a daughter, Stacey L. Sink of Goshen; a son, Danny (Diane) Sink of Elkhart; grandsons Ryan and Bradley Sink; and a brother, Benjamin Mellinger of Spokane, Wash.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Bradley Scott Sink.

Mrs. Sink was a member of Goshen High School class of 1957, a lifelong area resident and homemaker.

She worked part time at Goshen News and volunteered with hospice for four years.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, prior to a 1:30 p.m. funeral service, all at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home. The Rev. Ron Spyker will officiate.

Burial will follow in West Goshen Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Scott Sink Memorial Fund through Jefferson Brethren Church.