Kathryn "Rose" Rink, 81, of Washington, passed away at 5:11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Ketcham Memorial.
She was born July 26, 1936, in Sullivan County, Indiana, to the late Emmett and Barbara (Clark) Wright.
Rose taught music at Linton, Epsom and North Daviess schools. She was the Washington High School choral director from 1982 until her retirement in May 1998.
She was a member of Parkview Christian Church, Eastern Star, Delta Kappa Gamma, Lions Club and White River Valley Antique Association.
Rose is preceded in death by her husband, Randall V. Rink, who passed away Jan. 4, 2008; parents Emmett and Barbara (Clark) Wright; siblings Edgar L. Wright, who passed away February 1973, and Elizabeth M. "Betty" Wright, who passed away October 2015.
She is survived by her two sons, Jon (Roberta) Rink and Tim (Robin) Rink; three grandchildren, Renee (Ben) Lacy, Rose Marie Rink, and Timothy R. Rink; her beloved pets, Charlotte the dog and Fluffy the cat.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Parkview Christian Church in Plainville. Burial will follow in the Plainville Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Parkview Christian Church in Plainville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Pinehaven Christian Children's Ranch, P.O. Box 940, Saint Ignatius, MT 59865.
The family would like to thank Ketcham Memorial and Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, second and fifth floor staff, for their compassionate care.
Condolences may be made online at www.blakefuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements were provided by Blake and Wagler Funeral Home in Montgomery.
Published on February 7, 2018