Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
George W. Winget, 92, St. Marys, died at 12:48 p.m. March 28, 2011 at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
He was born Dec. 20, 1918, in Celina to William and Anna Kretchman Winget. On Sept. 21, 1947, he married Frances Worthington, who survives at the residence.
Also surviving are three children, James (Sharon Whetsone) Winget, St. Marys, Jeffrey (Joni) Winget, Nashville, Tenn., and Bradley (Teena) Winget, Huntersville, N.C.; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Deceased are five brothers, Howard, Fritz, Harold, Clarence and William Winget; two sisters, Helen Winget and Mary Barger; and a grandson.
He retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in St. Marys after 30 years service. He also was an auto body repairman for many years, and after retirement, he was a truck driver for Grady Shaner Truck Sales in St. Marys. He was a member of Community of Christ Church, Shawnee.
Funeral rites are 11 a.m. Friday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys, with Elder David Scott and Craig Martens officiating. Burial will follow at Kossuth Cemetery.
Calling is 2-5 and and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be directed to Grand Lake Hospice.
Condolences may be left via Millerfuneralhomes.net.