Garth E. Brink, 88, of Bouckville, NY, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2020 at the Siegenthaler Center in New Hartford, NY.
He was born October 31, 1931 in Colden, NY, a son of Harry and Evalyn Andrews Brink. He was a graduate of the Griffith Institute in Springville, NY and received his Bachelors Degree in Agricultural Engineering from Cornell University in 1952. He later went on to graduate from Alderson Broaddus College in Philippi, West Virginia as a Physician Assistant in 1974.
Garth was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force He worked as a Physician’s Assistant until retiring. He also owned and operated a welding and excavating business in Bouckville.
Surviving are his children, Dawn and Jack Cymerman of Hamilton; Kathy Biesecker of Honeoye Falls; Steven and Irena Brink of Bouckville; Linda and Lee Mastellar of Romulus; grandchildren, Ryan Cymerman of Hamilton; Rochelle (Anthony) Cavanagh of Altamont; Chase (Meagan) Gerbig of Littleton, MA; Chad Gerbig of Albany; Alex Brink of Bouckville; Tim Mastellar of Seneca Falls, and Emily Mastellar of Romulus; two great-grandchildren, Claire and Benjamin Gerbig; five step-grandchildren, Alyssa Christel, Andrea Herman, Magda Forbes, Marta Lowder and Cassie Mastellar; several nieces, nephew and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents, Harry and Evalyn Brink and two brothers, David and Craig Brink.
Graveside services will be held at a later date in the Maplewood Cemetery, Boston, NY.
Contributions in his memory may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc., 4277 Middle Settlement Rd., New Hartford, NY 13413.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 25 Broad St., Hamilton, NY.