November 11, 2019

Kae L. Cink

Kae LaJeane Cink, 76, of Lincoln, passed away on November 9, 2019 at The Monarch in Lincoln. Kae was born February 8, 1943 in Barneston, NE, to Paul and Velma (Richardson) Graham; the youngest of six siblings.  She graduated from Barneston High School and moved to Lincoln.  She married Norman Cink at St. Mark’s Methodist Church in Lincoln, NE. and celebrated over 50 years of marriage.  Kae enjoyed writing short stories, reading, pastimes spent at their cabin on Lake Leba, and was active for many years in shuffleboard and bowling leagues. Before she retired Kae worked for the D.A.V. and Nebraskaland Exterminators.

Survivors include her husband, Norm; sons Darren Cink and Dusty (Jamie) Cink; grandchildren, Sarah (Andy) Hayden, Ryan Cink, and Rebecca Perry; Brothers in law Rollin ‘Kip’ Koepke of Lincoln; many nieces, nephews and close friends. Kae was preceded in death by her parents; sisters Charlene “Chuck” Koepke and Bonnie Willems; brothers Lynn Graham, Paul Graham, Jr. and Lowell Graham; brothers-in-law Marvin Cink and Calvin Willems; nieces and nephews, and all of her beloved pets.

Graveside service will be at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Fairview Cemetery, 84th and Adams St. Lincoln.  Casual attire is requested.  Celebration of Life immediately following the graveside service at Arnold’s Tavern, 6113 Havelock Ave.

Visitation Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from Noon until 5:00 P.M. and Wednesday, November 13th from 9:00 A.M. until Noon all at Wyuka Funeral Home.

Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to The D.A.V. Auxiliary, Chapter 7, 3901 N. 70th St, Lincoln, NE. 68507



  1. Norm and family I can not express how very sorry I am. Kae is the best friend I have ever had, so much fun I plan on seeing her again some day and we never know when at are age. Prayers for all of you. She is are angel. Love Jane and Eldon Paswaters

  2. Really loved Aunt Kae. She was always a lot of fun. I wish I would have seen her before she got so sick. Last time we did Beck and I stopped by and she was happy to see us, had a good visit. I guess we seen her at the 50th Anniversary Party too. She had a lot of good friends. She sure loved her kids and Norm. Always laughing and having a good time. We will miss you bunches Kae. Until we meet again.

  3. I am sorry for your loss to the cink family

  4. Thinking of you Norm,Dusty and family. Rest peacefully Kae.
    Matt and Stacy Beaudette

  5. Sorry for your loss Norm.

  6. Norm and family, I am so sorry for your loss. it’s been a long time but I remember Kae as always being a very kind and happy person. Take care.


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