GRANVILLE — Ronald "Ron" W. Wink, 48, of Granville died Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.
Ron was born Sept. 16, 1965, in Spring Valley to Ron and Anna (Biagi) Wink. He married Tonni Ward on Sept. 19, 1992.
He farmed and was an active member of the Putnam County FFA Alumni and Ab’s Hunt Club. Ron loved his family, farming, hunting and his friends. His smile and laughter were his signature trademark. He was a diesel mechanic for Illinois Cement Company, Oglesby, and was a partner in Moronts Valley Farms, Hennepin.
Survivors include his wife, Tonni of Granville; his parents, Ron and Anna Wink of Granville; five children, Ryan of Varna, Courtney of Florida, and Matthew, Megan and Bradley at home; his granddaughter, Emma: an honorary son, Richard; one brother, Ray (Sherry) Wink of McNabb; two sisters, Robin (Pete) Pearson of Iowa and Becky (Mike) Dabler of Indiana; a cousin, Brian Biagi; and an aunt, Kristi Biagi.
He was preceded in death by two uncles, Bill Biagi and Ray Wink; and his grandparents.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 15, at the Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel, Granville. Cremation rites will be accorded.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 14, at the funeral home, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 15, at the funeral home.
Contributions may be directed to the family.
Online condolences may be made to Ron's family at www.dcfunerals.com.