William Rinker was born in Illinois and raised in Cedar Lake, Indiana. He passed
away peacefully at his home with those he loved on November 11, 2018 at the age of 77. William is survived by his wife Linda Rinker; his son Charles Rinker (Sidney Findley), daughters; Kelly Rinker (Chuck Babilla) and Frances Arney, his 6 grandsons and 3 great granddaughters. He is predeceased by his parents and his son George Rinker. William was born on January 21, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois. He spent his career as a truck driver in the Teamsters Union. He married his sweetheart Linda Sexton on April 22, 1960. William was a devoted father and grandfather. He enjoyed fishing and trap shooting. He also loved watching football and spending time with his family. He enjoyed spending time with his friends in the neighborhood. In respects to William's, wishes, there will be a private family memorial at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to American Heart Association. Bartholomew Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.bartholomewnewhard.com.
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