Wink, Joshua Morgan

Date: Saturday, February 15, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Date: Saturday, February 15, 2020
Time: 2:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Private committal at a later date.

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to Nicole Wink to establish a college fund for the children.


Joshua Morgan Wink, known to all as Josh, of St. Clair, MO, departed this life in Creve Coeur, MO, on February 11, 2020, having reached the age of forty-one years, ten months and twenty-three days. Josh was born in Hannibal, MO, on March 18, 1978, son of Paul Michael Wink and Cheryl Lynn Wink nee Scarborough. On July 7, 2007, he was united in marriage to Nicole Marie Madigan nee York and they were blessed to have one son and he loved her children as his own.

Josh is survived by his wife, Nicole Wink of St. Clair, MO; by three children, Landon Wink, Macey Madigan and Tristen Madigan, all of St. Clair; by his mother, Cheryl Wink of Washington, MO; by his parents-in-law, Randy and Marian York of Lonedell, MO; by his sister, Jackson Kuelker, known to most as Jackie, and husband, Dave, of Union, MO; by his brother, Harrison Wink and wife, Sandra, of Union; by his brother-in-law, Zachariah York and wife, Stacy, of High Ridge, MO; by two nieces, Makayla and Abigail Kuelker of Union; by aunts, uncles, great-aunts and uncles, cousins and many friends.

Josh was preceded in death by his father, Paul Wink.

Josh was a passionate follower of Christ and member of St. Clair Christian Church in St. Clair, MO, where he served on the Leadership Team. He was currently employed at PLZ Aeroscience in St. Clair, MO, as a quality control analyst, having been with the company for the past fifteen years. He was previously employed at St. Clair Die Casting for ten years. He was a very civic minded man, always wanting to help others and had a passion for volunteering and serving in the community. He was a member of Elks Lodge 2651 in St. Clair. Josh was a friendly and outgoing man who was full of love, joy and laughter. He enjoyed entertaining and hosting people and vacationing at the beach and Branson, MO with his family. He was an avid reader and enjoyed sharing and discussing a craft brew with his friends He always made the time to do special things with each of the children. The love they shared and many precious memories they created will forever be cherished by all.

A kind and loving husband, father, son, son-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, nephew, great-nephew, cousin and treasured friend, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved him.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO, with the Rev. Roger Koster officiating, assisted by the Rev. Lee Vandiver. A private committal will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to Nicole Wink for the establishment of a college fund for the children.