Archive for Wednesday, November 15, 2000

Robin Joseph Winkler

November 15, 2000

Robin Joseph Winkler

Services for Robin Joseph Winkler, 29, McLouth, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2000, at Davis Funeral Chapel in Leavenworth, with the Rev. David Showalter officiating. Burial will follow in Fall Creek Cemetery, Jarbalo.

Mr. Winkler died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2000, at his home. He was born May 15, 1971, in Leavenworth, the son of James K. and Elvira Ingerson Winkler.

He worked for Geiger Ready Mix Co. as a truck driver and was awarded Driver of the Year by the company. He also had worked for the Schwinn Dairy and for Holland Feed Store.

He was a member and leader of 4-H Green Promise, a member of the Grange and the Junior Grange and a member of Future Farmers of America, in which he won several awards. He also played football and track in high school.

He attended the First Baptist Church in Leavenworth and was a member of the New Way Singers of the church.

Survivors include two sons, Derrick Joseph Winkler and Daniel Thomas Winkler, of the home; his mother and father, of rural McLouth; his grandmother, Cleo Ingerson, Leavenworth; a brother, James Winkler, Jarbalo; and two sisters, Cathy Hill, Camden Point, Mo., and Wendy Hughes, Ellinwood. A brother, Michael Edward Winkler, died May 12, 2000.

Friends may call after 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday.

The family suggests memorial contributions to Leaven-worth County 4-H Scholarship Fund or the Church of the Nazarene in McLouth, sent in care of the funeral chapel, 531 Shawnee St., P.O. Box 136, Leavenworth 66048.

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