PEQUOT LAKES -- Charles "Chuck" Carl Clink, 74, Pequot Lakes, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2000, at Whispering Pines Good Samaritan Village in Pine River.
He was born July 18, 1926, in Kendallville, Iowa, to William and Nora (Johnson) Clink. He graduated from a high school in Harmony. He married LaVonne Lein on Sept. 2, 1951, in Cresco, Iowa. He farmed in Harmony until 1973. He then owned and operated Twin Points Resort on Lake Ossawinnamakee. Then he moved to the Pequot Lakes area, living on Mayo Lake. He was a school bus driver for the Pequot Lakes School District for close to 18 years and did maintenance work at Breezy Point Lodge Apartments. He was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church and past church treasurer at Pequot Lakes.
Survivors include a daughter, Ruth Fritcher, Lime Springs, Iowa; six sons, David Clink, De Pere, Wis., Donald Clink, Alpine, Calif., Dwain Clink, Maple Plain, Dean Clink, Pequot Lakes, Daryl Clink, Breezy Point, and Danny Clink, Brooklyn Park; and 19 grandchildren.
An infant daughter, a son, Dale, two grandsons, and his parents died earlier.
Services were today at Our Savior's Lutheran Church of Pequot Lakes with the Rev. David Stevens officiating. Burial will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Freemont Lutheran Cemetery of Cresco, Iowa.
Arrangements were with Northland Funeral Home of Pequot Lakes.
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