Rita L. Fink (nee Rivers)
Dec. 30, 1924 – Sept. 6, 2013
Rita L. Fink (nee Rivers) of Waukesha passed away peacefully Wednesday,
Sept. 6, 2013, at LindenGrove Nursing Home at the age of 88. She was
born in Chicago on Dec. 30, 1924.
She was the the loving daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Rivers (nee
Jacobson); the beloved wife of the late Kenneth J. Fink of Chicago; and
loving mother of Joseph (Corenne) Fink of Waukesha, Mary Beth Fink of
New York and Doug (Diane) Kling of Waukesha. She was a devoted
grandmother to 10 grandchildren and the great-grandmother of six
great-grandchildren. She was also the loving aunt of many nieces and
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Joseph, Clarence, Deward and
Alfred, and her sister, Auriella.
Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at the
Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Ave., Chicago. Private
family burial will be on Monday at All Saints Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers a memorial donation to the Jesuit Healthcare Fund,
3400 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53208-3841, would be appreciated.
Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information,
visit online at
www.smithcorcoran.com or call 773-736-3833.