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Leonhard G. Fink

Born - September 19,1862

Dubuque County, Iowa

Married - April 25, 1890

Emmanuel Lutheran Church

Stuttgart, Phillips County, Kansas

Died - March 25, 1950

Home of Maria Boethin (His Daughter)

Phillips County, Kansas

Buried - March 29, 1950

Saint Peter's Lutheran Cemetery

Logan, Phillips County, Kansas

Buried - Saint Peter's Lutheran Cemetry



Maggie (Fink) Kaiser Nicolaus Fink Babette (Glock) Fink Marie (Fink) Boethin & Eva (Fink) Kaiser Leonard G. Fink Fink Family

Fink Family

Leonard, Maggie, Babette

Nichaus, Eva, Maria, Fink


Obituary - Leonard Fink

Leonard Fink son of Gottlieb and Eva Margaretha Fink was born September 19, 1862 near Dubuque, Iowa.  He was baptized and confirmed in the German Reformed Church.

In 1885 he came to Phillips County, Kansas, and homesteaded near Stuttgart.  On April 25, 1890, he was united in Marriage with Miss Babette Glock at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Stuttgart, Kansas.  To this union were born six children, 3 boys and 3 girls, all of which are still living.

In 1899, he moved with his family to a farm northeast of Logan.  He he lived until the fall of 1946 at which time he retired from the farm.  Mrs. Fink Died, December 20, 1937.  For nine years Mr. Fink lived by himself.  Since 1946 he lived with his children - most of the time with his daughter Mrs. W. L. Boethin.

Due to an accident 59 years ago, Mr. Fink became partially blind.  In later years he became totally blind.  Otherwise he enjoyed good health all his life.  He recently suffered a stroke and passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. W. L. Boethin on March 25 at the age of 87 years, 6 months and 7 days. When he passed away he was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church of Logan.

He is survived by his six children who are according to age: Mrs. Maggie Kaiser, Phillipsburg, Kansas,  Mrs. Margie Boethin, Logan, Kansas, Nick Fink, Logan, Kansas Mrs. Eva Kaiser, Phillipsburg, Kansas, William Fink, Hastings, Nebraska, Edward Fink, Agra, Kansas, also by 19 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren

Funeral services were conducted on March 29 at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Logan, Kansas with Pastor Herbert J Schauer of Stuttgart in charge.  Interment was made in the cemetery of Saint Peter Lutheran Church

Phillips County Review

April 6, 1950




Wife - Babette Ann Glock

Born -October 31, 1870

Nassau, Württemberg, Germany



Daughter - Maria Barbara Margaretha (Fink) Kaiser

Maggie Kaiser

Born - February 19, 1891


Daughter - Maria Apollonia Katharina (Fink) Boethin

Maria Boethin

Born -October 29, 1892


Son - Leonhard Niclaus Karl Fink

Nick Fink

Born -October 17, 1894


Daughter - Eva Maria  Margaret (Fink) Kaiser

Eva Kaiser

Born -October 27, 1896


Son - William John Fink

Born -March 3, 1899


Son - Edward John Fink

Born -June 8 1903



Father - Gottlieb Fink

Mother - Eva Margaret (Semert) Fink






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