COVINGTON — Pastor Edward Thomas Winkler passed away Aug. 18, 2013, and Ruth (Leatherman) Winkler passed away Aug. 16, 2013.
They will be missed and remembered by their children, James E. Winkler of Howard, Jerry D. Winkler of San Antonio, Texas, and Karolyn Via (Dale, deceased) of Pleasant Hill; grandchildren, Jason Via (Amanda) of Pleasant Hill, Joel Via (Michelle) of Pleasant Hill, Jenelle Brown (Dave) of Pleasant Hill and Jillian Grace Winkler; great-grandchildren, Owen Via and Ethan Via.
Memorial services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 9282 Acme Road, Seville, OH 44237.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity Seminary, 2199 E. Main St., Columbus, OH 43209; or to the church where they served or were a member of in continuation of their ministry. Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com.Copyright The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.