Edward Benno Brink Sr., 96, of Florence, passed away Saturday January 5, 2019 at his residence. He was a member of St. Barbara Church, a World War II Army Air Corps Veteran, and a retired telecommunications technician with CSX railroad. Edward enjoyed yardwork and gardening.
He was preceded in death by parents, John W. and Dorothy Sturm Brink; and son, Terrance Allen Brink.
Survivors include his wife of 70 years, Katherine Betty Maas Brink; sons, Edward Benno (Tarika) Brink Jr., William Douglas (Joyce) Brink and Robert Henry (Grace) Brink; daughter, Marianne Brink; 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Visitation is Wednesday, January 16, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Erlanger. Mass of Christian Burial is Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Barbara Church in Erlanger. Entombment at Mother of God Cemetery, Fort Wright.
Memorials are suggested to Cystinosis Research Network, 302 Whytegate Ct. Lake Forest, IL 60045.