Thomas R. "Tom" Fink, age 62, resident of Ontario area and former Willard resident passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 in the MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.
He was born on October 25, 1951 in Willard, Ohio to Forrest and Carmella (Fenner) Fink and had been a Willard resident the majority of his life. He was 1970 graduate of Willard High School and was employed with CSX in Willard as an equipment operator for 37 years. Tom was an avid sports fan, following the Detroit professional teams and was an athlete himself as well.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 19 years, Cheryl (Branch) Fink. It was not blood that made Tom a father, it was his heart, thus he is also survived by his children, Karen (Scott) Isaac of Willard; April Renae of Brooklyn, NY; and Joe (Olga) Henry of Galion; three grandchildren, Matthew, Joseph and Isabel; three siblings, Jean Ann (Richard) Buurma of Stockbridge, MI; Gary (Charlotte) Fink of Willard; and Michael (Karen) Fink of Willard; as well as numerous extended family.
He is preceded in death by his father.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio on Sunday, November 17, 2013 from 2:00 to 6:00 PM. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made to a Hospice of the donor's choice. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com