Dennis Eugene Hink was born in Sioux Falls, SD on March 5, 1943 to the late Milton (Rip) and Leona Hink.

He attended Nettleton College, where he met Kay, whom he married on June 22, 1963. Work moved his family around the country: Sioux Falls; Oak Lawn, IL; Ankeny ,IA; Germantown, TN; Valrico, FL; and lastly, Lakeland, FL in 2006. He retired from Bradshaw International in 2011 after 17 years of service.

He enjoyed watching movies, especially Westerns, and was an avid reader and a retired soccer referee. He shared a love of golf with Kay, and they have been season ticket holders for Tampa Bay Lightning for 24 years.

Dennis is survived by his wife of 57 years, Kay Hink; sons Jeff Hink (Teresa) and Jim Hink; brother Randy Hink; and grandchildren Logan Hink and Avery Hink.

Visitation will be Friday, August 28, 2020 from 2:00–4:00 P.M. at Cypress Lakes Clubhouse/Main Hall, 10000 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL, 33809.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to The First Tee of Lakeland or Alzheimer’s Association.

Condolences may be sent to the family at Gentry-Morrison Funeral Homes.

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