Obituary for Ermaline E. Zink

Ermaline E. Zink, age 88, of Marshfield, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at her home under the care of Heartland Hospice.

A Funeral Service will be held PRIVATELY at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Marshfield with Rev. David Faulkner officiating. Committal services will follow in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Marshfield where she will be laid to rest. The honor of pallbearer belongs to Al Zahn, Alyssa Spencer, Kayla Kraus, Jerry Zahn, Jim Zahn and Jake Vogel.

Ermaline was born on September 17, 1931 in the Town of Leroy, Dodge County, Wisconsin, the daughter of Orvin and Gladys (Coulter) Zahn. She graduated from Marshfield High School and was employed as a secretary at the Steve J. Miller Cheese Company. On March 31, 1951, she was united in marriage to Donald L. Zink at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Marshfield.

She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Marshfield and enjoyed bowling, reading and watching sports.

Ermaline is survived by her brother, Norman (Doris) Zahn of Marshfield; her sister-in-law, Virjean Zahn of Spencer and many nieces and nephews as well as great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; her parents, Orvin and Gladys and her brother, Gordy Zahn.

If desired, the family is accepting memorial’s in Ermaline’s name to be directed to Immanuel Lutheran Church in Marshfield.

A special thank you to the owners and staff at Safe Haven Senior Care for all of their comfort and support that they gave to Ermaline.

Ermaline’s arrangements are under the care of Life Tributes Funeral Home-Spencer. Please visit to share thoughts and condolences.

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