After touching the lives of so many in Santa Barbara through her 27 years of community work, including Hospice of Santa Barbara, Gail Rink will be remembered during a public memorial at the Courthouse Sunken Garden.

Gail M. Rink
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Rink was a pillar of the Santa Barbara community and a leading force in the field of compassionate care and end of life issues. She served with the Hospice of Santa Barbara for 27 years, first as a social worker and then as the executive director, until her retirement in 2008. Rink died on July 27, 2010

WHAT: A public memorial to honor and remember the life of Gail M. Rink, former executive director of the Hospice of Santa Barbara. The event is open to the public. Guests are invited to bring flowers to place on the stage.

WHEN: Sunday, August 15, from 1-2 p.m.

WHERE: Santa Barbara Courthouse Sunken Garden, 1100 Anacapa Street in Santa Barbara

The mission of Hospice of Santa Barbara Inc. is to provide care to anyone experiencing the impact of a life-threatening illness, or grieving the death of a loved one. For more information, please call (805) 563-8820


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