John E. Fink
1941 - 2019
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John E. Fink

Lafayette - John E. Fink, 78, of Lafayette, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019 at Franciscan Health St. Elizabeth East Lafayette.

He was born February 5, 1941, in Lafayette and was a graduate of Lafayette Jefferson High School. In 1970, John married Rose Marie Morrison and she survives. John was a United States Army Veteran and worked in building maintenance at Purdue for many years.

John enjoyed working outside and was very handy with his hands. He was so skilled he could fix almost anything. Above all, he cherished every moment spent with his family and friends.

Along with his wife Rose, John is survived by 3 children, John fink Jr. (wife Jean) of Lafayette, Debbie Mullens Westfall (husband Bill) of Brookston, and Brenda Morehouse of Lafayette; 7 grandchildren, John and Justin Fink, Karmen Redinbo, Keith Mullens II (wife Melanie), Kelly Morehouse, Ryan Mullens (wife Nancy), Billy Westfall; and 8 great grandchildren. PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE.

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Published in Journal & Courier on Apr. 14, 2019.
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August 8, 2019
Brenda Morehouse
May 9, 2019
We just learned of John's passing and wanted his family to know they are in our thoughts during this hard time.
Jody & Jan Beach
May 7, 2019
It was an honor to have known John and to have worked with him. I have missed his presents at Purdue since he retired, he was always good for a laugh and a lifting of spirit.
Note: John try not to use any PB- blaster in Heaven.
Richard Frost
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Richard Frost
April 19, 2019
Sorry to hear of Johns passing rest in R.I.P. old friend
John Glick
April 17, 2019
Miss working with you bud.R.I.P. I am totally shocked that you have passed bud.
Paul Rose
April 14, 2019
Paul&Shirley Morrison
April 14, 2019
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Paul&Shirley Morrison
April 14, 2019
So sorry of John's passing. I went to school with John.j
James Elliott
April 14, 2019

Will cherish the good memories forever
I Love You and will forever keep you in my ❤
Brenda Morehouse ( Daughter)
April 14, 2019
I will miss you so much. You were a man of few words but I knew you loved each one of us . We all have our own special memories of you , and will cherish and hold them in our hearts forever. I am your step daughter, you treated me and my family like I was your daughter. You were the best Big John.
Your family loved you deeply and you will be missed.
I Love You,
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