SANDRA ANN CLINKSandra Ann Clink passed away on Dec. 14, 2012 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth of medical complications.
Sandra Ann Clink passed away on Dec. 14, 2012 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth of medical complications.
She was born Sept. 28, 1962 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to Joyce (Adams) Gould.
She was adopted by Robert and Ione Meaden of Downers Grove, Ill. Foster parents of Bobby Shultz, Charles Kinsch, also adopted Michel Meaden.
She moved to Ely, Minn., in 1976. Sandy enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1981 and was stationed in Eltoro, Calif. She married James Smith in 1981; had Kristen on July 3, 1982. Divorced in 1982 and returned to Ely, Minn. She moved to Duluth in 1985. Sandy Married Steve Clink in 1992 and moved to Superior Wis. Sandy graduated College of St. Scholastica with a BA in Accounting in 1993. In 1995 she was reunited with her biological Mother Joyce and maintained a very close relationship with her. She, along with her husband Steve moved to Gordon, Wis., in 2000. She was baptized as a Jehovah Witness in 2007.
Sandy is survived by her husband Steve Clink; her daughter Kristen; two grandchildren Ashton and Coral Mattison of Siren, Wis.; Biological mother Joyce Gould and her stepfather Ron; half-sister and half-brother of Richmond, Virginia; numerous nieces and nephews of California, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Virginia; also, many brothers and sisters at heart.
SERVICES: were held on Dec. 19, 2012.