Nova J. Rink

Nova J. Rink


Nova Jean Rink, 102, of Great Cacapon, died Thursday, December 17, 2020 at Coffman Nursing Home in Hagerstown, Md.

Born August 26, 1918 in Chalk Hill, Pa., near Uniontown, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Enca Myers Grover.

She was a member of Chalk Hill United Methodist Church and recently she attended Calvary United Methodist Church in Great Cacapon.

She retired from USF&G Insurance as a data entry specialist in Baltimore, Md. After her retirement she was a homemaker and liked to crochet and play cards.

She is survived by her son, Donald Rink, Great Cacapon; four grandchildren, Dana Longdo, Donald Rink, Jr., Douglas Rink and Denise Gordon; six great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, William Rink in 1994; one daughter, Beverly Rhodes; one grandson, Michael Rhodes, Jr. and two sisters, Velma Kelly and Olna Brown.

Memorial services will be at a later date.

Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to Calvary United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 217, Great Cacapon, WV 25422 or to Coffman Nursing Home, 1304 Pennslyvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements were handled by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Berkeley Springs.