We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
Graydon "Frenchie’ Fink
Graveside service will be Saturday, August 7, 2010 for 88 year old Graydon "Frenchie" Fink of Ellis Grove, IL who passed away Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at the Cahokia Nursing Home in Cahokia, IL.
Graydon was born May 6, 1922 in Fort Gage, IL, the son of Joyce and Bernice (Louveau) Fink. He married Violet Dreczka on June 13, 1953 and she preceded him in death on June 12, 1975. He later married Betty Jean Biethman Norton on August 26, 1978 and she preceded him in death on March 17, 1989.
Survivors include six children, Kim Fink of Edwardsville, Il, Sheree Norton of Chester, IL, Nikki Edwards of O’Fallon, IL, Terri Knop of Steeleville, IL Scott Norton of Columbia, IL and Kurt Norton of Red Bud, IL. One brother, George Fink of Belleville, IL. 13 grandchildren and five great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, both wives and two brothers.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, August 6, 2010 and from 7:30am to 10:30am Saturday, August 7, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Graveside service for Graydon "Frenchie" Fink will be at 11am Saturday, August 7, 2010 in the Ellis Grove City Cemetery in Ellis Grove, IL with Deacon Al DuBois officiating.
Memorials can be made to Passages Hospice or to the Alzheimer’s Association.