May 15,1933---Sep 12,2021

Anthony (Tony) Alex Fink, of Overland Park, Kansas, passed away on September 12th peacefully at home with his family at his side.  Tony was born on May 15, 1933, to Alex and Katherine Fink in Eden Valley, Minnesota.  He graduated from Eden Valley High School in 1951, where he played football, basketball, baseball and was a member of the track and field team.  

He then joined the army, where he was awarded the Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service medal and earned the marksmanship badge.  Following his service, he attended St. Cloud State in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

 In 1957, he met Mary Lodermeier. They were married in 1958 and had 5 children: Mary, Laurie, Julie, Paula, and Mike. Tony worked in the dairy and agricultural industries throughout his professional career. He provided for his family and made sure they had everything they needed. He loved his wife and was very proud of his family. Tony was an avid sports fan, especially the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals. He also enjoyed coaching basketball and baseball. Tony was a proud member of the Knights of Columbus for 64 years, where he was a Fourth Degree Knight.  He actively volunteered at the Villa of St. Joseph’s for twelve years and was a “Youth Friend” for the Blue Valley school district for many years.

Anyone who knew Tony, knew that he was the most loving father and husband a family could ask for. He is survived by his wife, Mary, his children, Mary Fink of Kansas City, Laurie Hannan (Mark) of Ben Wheeler, Texas, Julie Rome (Mike) of Oak Hill, VA, Paula Vovk of Cincinnati, OH, and Mike Fink of Kansas City, His grandchildren Sam & Erica (Julie),  Joshua & David (Paula) Hannah and James(Mike), great-granddaughter Sophie (Hannah) and brother John Fink.

There will be a funeral mass at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15 at Ascension Catholic Church at, 9510 W 127th St, Overland Park, KS 66213.  The Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, 8300 Quivira Rd. Lenexa, KS.   If you would like to do something in remembrance of Tony, please consider a donation to the Knights of Columbus at Ascension Church.



Condolences

Mary & Ron Renoe Sep 13 ,2021

Friend ,Olathe ,Kansas

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. He was a great Father and loving husband. May his love surround you forever. Mary & Ron

Julie Holmes Sep 14 ,2021

friend ,Mission ,Kansas

I never knew you, Mr. Tony Fink, but have a creative and endearing relationship with your daughter, Mary. Mary is part of our small group of women friends that meet regularly to share life's incredible adventures and to support each other's unique and creative talents in a peaceful, mindful, joyful and healing environment. I wish you great comfort as you make your transition into the immense peace of God's creation. My condolences to all the Fink family.

Donna (Fink) & Mike Nathe Sep 15 ,2021

Niece ,Frisco ,Texas

We're so sorry to hear about Tony. Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. We're glad we got to spend some time with both of you a few years ago when we traveling back to Texas, along with my mom Adeline, Ron & Kathy. Uncle Tony will be missed by all. Take care!

Ron A Fink Sep 15 ,2021

nephew ,Sauk Rapids ,Minnesota

I'm sorry to hear about uncle Ton. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. The 4th degree Knights of St. Cloud that I belong to sends their condolences. Uncle Tony you will be missed. Take care everyone.

Diane (Fink) & Steve Glade Sep 16 ,2021

Niece ,St Cloud ,Minnesota

We are so sorry to hear about Tony. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to you. May memories bring you comfort during this difficult time.

Event:
Memorial Mass
Location:
Church of the Ascension
Address:
9510 West 127th Street
City:
Overland Park
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66213
Date:
Sep 15 ,2021
Time:
1:30 PM
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Event:
Graveside Service
Location:
Resurrection Cemetery
Address:
8300 Quivira
City:
Lenexa
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66215
Date:
Sep 16 ,2021
Time:
10:30 AM
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