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Mary E. Fink, 91

Mar 8, 2020

Mary Fink

Blue Earth Mary E. Fink, age 91, of Blue Earth, died peacefully Monday, Feb. 17, 2020 at St. Luke’s Care Center in Blue Earth. Please see www.brussheitner.com to leave online condolences.

Mary grew up in Long Island, New York. She met Kenneth Fink while he was in the Army in New York. He brought her to Minnesota and the couple married in 1956. Kenneth died in October of 1958. Mary worked various jobs throughout her life providing for her daughters. She lived in Freeborn, by the lake from 1961-2010. Mary moved to Blue Earth, to Friendship Court in 2010. Mary loved supporting her grandchildren at all of their sporting events.

Mary is preceded in death by her husband Kenneth (1958); daughter, Linda Merritt (2016); sister, Mary Furrer; sisters-in-law, Elinor Thomas, Lois McQuade, Linda Williams; and special friend Mike Gilbert (1974).

Mary is survived by her daughter, Leslie (Doug) Becker, of Easton; son-in-law, Clete Merritt, of Janesville; grandchildren, Stacia (Cody) Elzie, of St. Paul, Joshua (Megan) Merritt, of Bothell, Washington, Emerson (Jayne) Kalis, of Blue Earth, Arron (Beth) Kalis, of Easton, Jordan (Tara) Becker, of Hayfield, Logan (Malea) Becker, of Waconia; great-grandchildren, Michael and Darnell King; Camden and Kylea Merritt; Haley and Kaden Kalis; Gloria Fredrickson; Maeva and Lucy Becker; and Bergen and Seren Becker; one brother, Rodney Williams; sister, Rita Rain; sister-in-law, Shirley Rosenau; and many nieces and nephews and their families.