Douglas James Zink
78, of Greenwood, passed away on Sunday, April 3, 2016. He was born on November 12, 1937 in Clifton, Kansas to the late Homer and Armana (Thimes) Zink. Doug was married on October 5, 1968 to Dee (Loux) Zink, in Indianapolis.
He spent his career in broadcasting, working for WIRE Radio from 1959 to 1986 and also the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Network from 1966 to 1985. After retiring Doug joined Dee in running the Colonial Peddler Gift Shop until 2006. He was a member of the Broadcast Pioneers.
Doug is survived by his wife Dee Zink; daughters Jennifer Zink and Julie Zink; sister Loretta (Paul) Zink Raikes and beloved dog Mattie.
Memorial service for Doug will be at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until the hour of service at the mortuary. Memorial gifts have been suggested to the Alzheimer's Association
Published by The Indianapolis Star on Apr. 7, 2016.