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Helen I. Fink, 85, passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012, at Canterbury Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Fort Wayne.
Born in Defiance, Ohio, Helen retired from L.S. Ayres and International Harvester where she had been a radio dispatcher. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.
Helen had a nurturing heart for raising Yorkshire terriers and enjoyed working in her yard.
Surviving are sister, Laura Craig of Auburn, goddaughters, June Keiser, Deanna Kissinger, and Tara Van Houten all of Columbia City, and several nieces and nephews.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Willis E. Fink, parents Floyd and Nellie Bruner, three brothers and four sisters.
Service is 10 a.m., Friday at D. O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Rd. with calling one hour prior. Pastor Douglas D. Punke will be officiating.
Visitation will be at the funeral home, Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m.
Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the Zion Lutheran Church.
To sign the online guest book, go to www.mccombandsons.com.