Dr. Burton William Hink, Jr.

Dr. Burton William Hink, Jr. 88, of Texas City passed away on Monday, March 27, 2017. He was born June 7, 1928 in San Angelo, Texas to Burton and Berenice Hink.

He was a resident of Texas City since 1960. Dr. Hink served in the U.S. Army M.A.S.H. Unit in Korea. He was a member of the First Christian Church; he graduated from Texas A&M in 1949 and completed his residency in 1960 and then started his Medical practice at Beeler-Manske Clinic in Texas City.
Dr. Hink was a Past President of Galveston Medical Society and Galveston County Medical Hospital; he was a member of the American College of Surgeons, Texas Surgeon Society and A.O.P.A.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his sister Georgia Goeters.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Glenda Hink, of Texas City, daughter Carolyn Wolfstein ; sons Ron Kennedy and Steve Kennedy; two brothers Sherman Hink and Fred Hink; five grandchildren Sean Adair, Benjamin Kennedy, Sarah Kennedy, Eddie Kennedy and Zachary Kennedy.

Visitation will be on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 1:00pm– 2:00pm at the James Crowder Funeral Home in La Marque. Funeral Service will be on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 2:00pm at the James Crowder Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Miller officiating. Burial will follow at Galveston Memorial Park Cemetery in Hitchcock, Texas.


  1. Dear Glenda,
    What a beautiful picture of Dr. Hink. I will miss him but I am comforted knowing he is in the arms of Our Lord resting in peace. I will keep Dr. Hink and you in my prayers everyday.
    With love to you and your family now and always.

    Carol Sendejas Borne
  2. Glenda, he was truly unique. We so enjoyed all
    our time with y’all. Wish we could have taken
    that cruise together. He told Jimmy so many times
    he wanted to ‘fly just one more time’. Guess
    God needed a fresh pilot. Soar with Angels Burt.

    Betty & Jim Crowder
  3. Rest In Peace, Dr. Hink.
    You will be missed

    Betty & Jim Crowder
  4. Truly a legend. Skills as a surgeon were quite phenomenal. He will be greatly missed. I miss seeing him ride his bike around town.

    Donna Ortiz
  5. One of the best technical surgeons I ever saw and extremely dedicated to his patients making rounds twice a day. We enjoyed playing tennis on our lunch hour many times. Sorry for your loss Glenda.

    Paul Fine MD
  6. Mrs.Hink,Were So Sorry for Your Loss 🙁 This World Was Blessed to Have Such A Dedicated Dr.and Surgeon, His Skills Were Impeccable and His Love for His Patients Is Something Of Rare Quality .. Our Family Will Be Forever Blessed For Having Him In Our Life …God Bless You And All Your Loved Ones .. Soar With The Angels Precious Friend and I Know My Brother Will Be Greeting You In Heaven … Praying For You and The Family

    Rita Packard Sanders
  7. Glenda: A wonderful and respected gentleman, was Burt. So sad for your loss, but know you had many years of happiness.

    Dale Laine Sr.
  8. Glenda, I’m so sorry for your loss. Burt was very well respected and a fine, wonderful man.

    Marsha Doyle

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