ElEAnOrE C. WinK obituary
July 24, 2009
On a beautiful summer morning, Eleanore C. Wink, 89, passed away of natural causes on July 20, 2009, in Whitefish, Mont.
She was born Dec. 8, 1919, in Malta, Mont., to Blanche and Edward Clausen, who had homesteaded south of Malta. After attending schools in Malta and Victor, Mont., Eleanore enrolled at Northern Montana College in Harve, Mont., where she met Irwin A. Wink. She married him on July 15, 1943. They lived in Havre, raising their two sons and running the family business until retiring to Bigfork, Mont., in the early 1980s. Eleanore was extremely well read, enjoyed politics, her c...