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October

A Man Named Tink

Written by Mike. No comments Posted in: Family

From Jenny: A Man Named Tink Most people do not know the name he was given at birth, “Elton Temple Lane.” He was known to most people as Tink. His children called him Daddy, his grandchildren knew him as Granddad, and his great grandchildren knew him as “Tinker Bell.” But one thing for sure, he […]

25
October

Farewell Tink

Written by Mike. No comments Posted in: Family

When I married my lovely and vivacious wife Jenny, I was a city kid (suburbs really) joining a family of farmers.  I sure had a lot to learn, and much of it I learned from Jenny’s Granddad, Elton “Tink” Lane.  He was a great old guy to hang out with – he’d take us hunting […]