In Memory

Charlie Sink

Charlie Sink


Charles Sink "Doc", 77 of Peoria AZ passed away after a brief illiness on September 13, 2021.

Charlie was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Surber Sink and his father, Charles Thomas Sink.  Charlie is survived by his wife, Vonda Varner Sink, his daughter, Angela Peck (Jon) of Scottsdale, AZ, his son, Brad (Melissa) of Lake Havasu, AZ, brother Garry (Janet) of Indianapolis IN, his mother and father-in-law, Doyle and Charlotte Varner, and sister in law, Valerie Summers (Bobby) of Coffeeville, MS. He adored his grandsons, Jack, Mitchell, Bryce and Declan and his niece and nephew Gracie and Tate Summers.  He is further survived by his nieces and nephews, his fur babies, and thousands of clients, patients and friends.

Charlie was born and raised in Frankfort, IN on January 22, 1944, a very proud Hoosier in a long lineage of proud farmers.  He attended Purdue University and graduated with the great class of 1968 with his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine.  He practiced small animal medicie for 53 years. Charlie loved his 25 years spent in Cheyenne raising his family.

Charlie was very active in many organizations and churches. He never met a stranger. He loved his time with North Christian Church, Church of Christ in Cheyenne and serving the Wyoming Veterinary Medical Association as well as the Cheyenne Frontier Days PR Committee.

A celebration of life will be held on October 1, 2021 at 2 pm at Christ Church of the Valley-Peoria Campus with a reception to follow at JW Marriott Desert Ridge, Phoenix, Arizona.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Charlie's name to Rapha House, Donate to

Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine Class of 1968 Scholarship Endowment