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Richard D. “Teensie” Zink, 63

October 23, 2015

Richard D. “Teensie” Zink, 63, of Columbia, PA passed away Friday, October 23, 2015. Born in Marietta, PA he was a son of the late Elmer and Anna (Rapp) Zink. He worked as a groundskeeper with Nissin Foods for several years. He was a hardworking man who had a big heart. He was an avid Eagles and WWE fan and enjoyed camping, fishing spending time with his friends at the adult day care center and doing arts and crafts. Teensie loved butterscotch candy, spending time with his family, grandchildren and especially his nephew DeShay.
He is survived by his daughters Mindy wife of Todd Eisenhaur and Christina wife of Christopher Barton both of Columbia, PA; five grandchildren Brianna and Cody Kriner, Christopher M. Barton, Jr., Cameron and Chelsea Barton; four great-grandchildren Aubree and Aralyn Hoffer, Christopher M. Barton, III and Lenya Barton;four brothers Elmer Zink and wife Joann and Samuel Zink all of Columbia, PA, Barry Zink and wife Terry of Mt. Joy, PA and James Zink of Marietta, PA; one sister Annamae Heiland of Marietta, PA; numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his cousins family with whom he made his home Francis and Joseph Eisenhaur and their daughter Sherri wife of Melvin Twyman and son John J. Eisenhaur and nephew DeShay Bair. Teensie was preceded in death by eight siblings.
Memorial services will be held announced at a later date.

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October 28, 2015

So very sorry Annamae Heiland for you and your families loss. Teenie was a awesome man and he will be truly missed!!!

October 27, 2015

He was the greatest uncle ever, I loved seeing him and just talking with him. I’m so sorry for his children’s loss. I know how you all feel I lost my dad Donald Zink a few yrs back and when he passed it took a piece of me with him. May God wrap his arms around the family at this most difficult time.

October 27, 2015

I am sorry for your loss just remember he is in a better place, Ashley

October 27, 2015

I remember Teensie from growing up in Marietta. Rip Teensie
Penny Haines (Frick)

October 27, 2015

My memories of you are so vivid and will last forever. I was so saddened to hear of your passing. May you rest in peace my friend.
 
Sandy williams

October 27, 2015

I miss you daddy 🙁

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