Vaughn R. Fink

November 23, 1935 ~ March 20, 2020 (age 84)

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Vaughn R. Fink, 84, of New Lexington, Ohio died at 1:28pm on Friday, March 20, 2020 at SKLD, New Lexington, Ohio.

Born November 23, 1935 in Junction City, Ohio to the late Lewis and Mary Williams Fink.

Vaughn was a United States Navy Veteran; retired coal miner from Peabody Coal Company; he loved his family, community and going to ball games; member of the New Lexington Orange and Black Boosters, he always helped paint the New Lexington football field; coached both little league baseball and biddy league football for over 20 years.  

Survived by his children, Susan (Ed) Metzger of Junction City, Rick (Dana) Gottke of Shawnee, Mike (Robin) Fink of New Lexington, Sandra (Lieu) Curtis of New Lexington, Steve Fink of New Lexington and Chris Fink of New Lexington; 16 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Donald Fink of Lancaster.

In addition to his parents, preceded in death by his wife, Selina M. Hall Fink, January 8, 2018; brother, Ron Fink and a sister, Rita Kilmeyer.

Given current public health concerns, private calling hours and services will be held.

Burial will follow in New Lexington Cemetery with graveside military services by John Tague Post #188, American Legion, New Lexington.

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