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John Zink

August 31, 1950 — April 15, 2015

John Zink

John J. Zink, 64, of Van Schoonhoven Square Apartments, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

John was born in Lansingburgh on August 31, 1950 to the late Edward Zink and Gertrude Wachtel Zink.

He worked for Teledyne - Gurley's for 20 years, retiring in 2000.

He enjoyed landscaping, photography, crafts, woodworking, horseback riding, antiques, caring for domestic pets and going to Cape Cod and the Adirondacks.

John is survived by his brother, Robert (Mary) Zink of Troy and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his sister, Mary Jo Zink and brothers, Edward Zink and Peter Zink.

The family would like to thank all his doctors, Dr. Ram Agrawal, Dr. William Robinson, Sr., Dr. David Colette, and Dr. Boris Medarov; family and friends for being there when he needed it the most.

Family and friends are invited to a Memorial Mass at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at St. Augustine's Church, Lansingburgh. Burial of cremated remains will follow at St. John's Cemetery, Lansingburgh.

There will be no calling hours.

Contributions may be made to Mohawk Hudson River Humane Society or Caring Voice Coalition in memory of John Zink.

Please visit John's everlasting Book of Memories at

Service Details

Saturday, April 25th, 2015, 9:00am, St. Augustines Church

Interment Details

St. John's Cemetery

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