Eckhardt “Eck” S. Smink Jr., 66

Eckhardt “Eck” S. Smink Jr., 66, of Berlin, Md., passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019, at his home. He was born in Baltimore, Md., son of the late Eckhardt S. and Mary Catherine Smink.

He is survived by his loving spouse, Linda B. Smink; their two sons, Andrew Michael Smink and Robert Lee Smink, both of Hampstead, Md.; his three grandchildren, Alora, Gavin and Mya; and his sisters, Deborah Smink Reno and her husband, Ronald, of Tennessee and Catherine Smink Reno and her husband, David McClellant, of W.Va.

A memorial service will on Saturday, May 11, 2019, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Atlantic Club, 11827 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, Md.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Atlantic Club; 11827 Ocean Gtwy.; Ocean City, MD 21842, or to Coastal Hospice; PO Box 1733; Salisbury, MD 21802.

Arrangements are by Eastern Shore Cremation and Funeral Service, Berlin, Md. Condolences may be sent online at