Obituary for Richard "Rick" Zink
Richard Eugene Zink, 68, of New Cumberland and formerly of Harrisburg and Linglestown died peacefully, Thursday, December 28, 2017 at the York Hospital. Born in York on February 13, 1949, he was the son of Allen H. Zink, Sr. and the late Helen (Lauer) Zink.
Rick, as he was known as by friends, worked as an auto glass installer for the former Harrisburg East Auto Glass and the former Cindy Rowe Auto Glass. An avid racing fan, he enjoyed watching races at many area tracks and also worked security at Susquehanna Speedway. Rick enjoyed his pet dogs. Rick’s main love in life was buying and restoring older automobiles.
In addition to his father, Rick is survived by his sister, Cindy Guise and her husband, Brian of York and his brother, Allen Zink, Jr. and his wife, Cathy of Bel Air, MD. He was preceded in death by his brother, Brian John Zink.
A graveside service to celebrate Rick’s life will be held in St. Jacob’s Union Cemetery, York New Salem, at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements by the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 E. Market St. York, PA 17403.