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Zink, Donald “Donnie” July 30, 1966 - December 23, 2020

Donald M. (Donnie) Zink, age 54, passed away on December 23, 2020.Donald was born July 30, 1966 in Orange, NJ. He is the son of Donald F. Zink and predeceased by his beloved mother Patricia Zink.

He is survived by his devoted father Donald F., daughter Larissa, sisters Karen Maguire (James), Cynthia Clark (David), nephews and nieces Michael, Kelly, Morgan, and Thomas, his loving companion Nancy Vandergroot, and his many lifelong friends.

Donald was a master electrician and proud member of the IBEW Local 102. He was an avid fisherman, loved riding his motorcycle, and caring for his many animals.

Burial will be private. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation in honor of Donnie.

Arrangements under the direction of the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hacketstown, NJ 07840.  Those wishing to leave an online condolence may do so at


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    James McGrath says

    Deepest sympathies to the Zink family. We have many fond memories of Donny from over the years, and he will be missed. Rest in peace, Donny.

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    Jennifer Maguire says

    We are devastated to lose you Donnie, but are comforted knowing you are with Pat and Helen. God bless you in heaven. Love, Jen and GiGi

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    Val and Sandra Juno says

    Don, Karen, Cindy and families,,
    My heartfelt and deepest sincere condolences. Please try to keep in your heart that their soul is still here wth you.
    Know the pain you are feeling; it will fde whe you remember all the good things and happy times ou shredwith Donny.
    Our prayers are with you and for Donnie.

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    Jeffrey Banko says

    So sad to hear this. He was a great guy. So many fond memories of our youth growing up right across the street. Prayers out to the family.

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    Wayne Banko says

    So very sorry to hear this extremely sad news. My deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers go to Mr. Zink, his sisters Karen, Cindy and Donnie’s extended family. May the Lord protect and comfort Donnie in the ever after.

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    Mike and Irene Antreassisn says

    So very heartbroken to learn of Donnies passing. He was a great guy with a sparkling personality. He stopped in from time to time and every Christmas fir sure. Our prayers are with you

    • Lori says

      So very sorry – I remember Halloween in your Rockaway Neighborhood and sharing Birthdays Randolph.. Prayers to your family.

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