Waldo R. Hinck
Waldo R. Hinck, 92, of Concordia, Missouri, died Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Lafayette Regional Health Center in Lexington.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Emma, with Rev. Jacob Mueller officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Burial with military rites will be in Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church or Good Shepherd Care Community in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Concordia. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born May 29, 1926, in Concordia, Waldo was the son of the late William A. Hinck and Paula Oetting Hinck. He lived in the Concordia area his entire life and served in the U.S. Navy from 1946 to 1947. On June 18, 1950, he married Vella Marie Wolpers, who preceded him in death on Oct. 7, 2016. He was a dairy farmer and also worked at The Lutheran Good Shepherd Home for 25 years. He was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church, where he held various positions within the church. He served on the Emma Co-op board, as a delegate for MFA Oil Company, and was active in earlier years with the Emma ball team.
Survivors include six children, Robert (Bob) Hinck, Valerie Krause (Steve) and Dennis (Denny) Hinck of Concordia, Laura Vogt (Jeff) and Lisa Martin (John) of Blue Springs, and David Hinck (Anita) of Kearney; 14 grandchildren, Cody Krause (Sara), Ryan Krause (Dana), Aaron Krause (Dana), Damien Hinck (Lisa), Drew Hinck (Jessica), Ethan Hinck (Jessica), Kevin Vogt, Christy Vogt, Rachel Vogt, Kyle Vogt, Staci Franklin (Jake), Trevor Martin, Austin Hinck and Logan Hinck; 15 great-grandchildren; one brother, Delbert Hinck of Concordia; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, Waldo was preceded in death by one daughter at birth; two sisters, Esther Nierman and Velma Wahlers; and one brother, Ormond Hinck.