Willie is survived by his wife, Guiomar Montello Zink.
Also surviving are a son, Gehart (Petra) Zink of Hanover, Germany; a daughter, Dr. Elizabeth Zink of Hanover, Germany; and three grandchildren, Christopher Zink, Yanenna “Nina” Zink, and Christina Zink all of Hanover, Germany; and a sister, Ilse Schaffer of Castle, Germany.
In addition to his parents, Willie was preceded in death by his first wife, Edie; a brother, Theodore Zink; and a sister, Ursla Lotze.
A memorial service for Willie will be held on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the former site of Buck Creek Boat Dock at the end of Ky. 769 with Curt Davis officiating.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.somersetundertaking.com.