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Edith May Richards Zink
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1898
Green Mountain
Marshall County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1974
Marshall County
Iowa, USA

Mrs. Edith M Zink, 75, Gladbrook, died Saturday morning at the Marshalltown Area Community Hospital, where she had been a patient since Feb. 25.

Born Edith M. Richards, Aug. 20, 1898, in Marshall County, she was the daughter of Charley and Ida May Wilson Richards. She received her education in the rural schools of Tama County, was graduated from the Toledo High School and attended Iowa State Teachers College in Cedar Falls. After completing her education, she taught in Green Mountain, Montour and the rural schools of Tama County.

On Jan. 30, 1926, she was married to Lloyd S. Zink and they resided northeast of Green Mountain for 46 years.

Preceding her in death was her husband in April of this year, two brothers and a son and a daughter in infancy.

Mrs. Zink was a member of the Chapel United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Missionary Society and the Chapel Hill LCA.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Clarence (Sharon) Mann of Albion and Mrs. John (Marlene) Langbehn of rural Marshalltown. Also surviving are seven grandchildren.

Services will be from the Estel-Perin Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m. Monday with the Rev. Cloyd Bishop, pastor of the Chapel United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in the Chapel Cemetery northeast of Green Mountain.

from Marshalltown IA newspaper Times Republican dated Saturday June 15 1974
Family links: 
  Charlie Eli Richards (1871 - 1938)
  Ida May Wilson Richards (1872 - 1949)
  Lloyd Sylvester Zink (1898 - 1974)
  Nerle Lloyd Zink (1927 - 1928)*
  Dena Joan Zink (1929 - 1929)*
  Sharon K Zink Mann (1936 - 1997)*
  Jesse Burdette Richards (1893 - 1984)*
  Mabel Clair Richards Rowlison (1895 - 1979)*
  Ethel Vay Richards Yetley (1896 - 1976)*
  Edith May Richards Zink (1898 - 1974)
  Bennie Austin Richards (1900 - 1901)*
  Goldie J. Richards (1902 - 1990)*
  Ross Allen Richards (1903 - 1998)*
  Russell Eben Richards (1906 - 1966)*
  Mildred Gerene Richards Adair (1908 - 1991)*
  Leta Francis Richards Kellogg (1912 - 1981)*
  Emma Adelia Richards Mueller (1914 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Married Jan. 30 1926
Edith M. Lloyd S.
1898 - 1974 1898 - 1974
Parents of Nerle, Dena, Marlene, Sharon
Chapel Hill Cemetery
Green Mountain
Marshall County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Deena
Record added: Feb 16, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7190039
Edith May <i>Richards</i> Zink
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