Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Death Notices

January 18, 2013

Stanley Winter

ALTAMONT — Stanley G. Winter of Altamont died at 10:10 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, with his family near at his home in rural Altamont.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Pentecostal Church, 1009 W. Gallatin, Vandalia, with Brother Daniel L. McDonald officiating. Visitation for family and friends will be conducted from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Kull Funeral Chapel, Altamont. A second visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the church. Military burial rites will be conducted at the Arborcrest cemetery immediately following the funeral service. For those who prefer memorials, they may be directed toward the donor's choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kullfuneralhome.com for they are assisting the family.

Stanley George Winter was born April 1, 1938, in rural Mound Township, Effingham County, near Altamont, almost on the identical property where he died. He was the first son of five siblings born to George and Jennie Siebert-Winter. Stanley was life member of Immanuel Lutheran Church where he was baptized and confirmed his faith. He was educated at the Immanuel Lutheran School and graduated from Altamont High School with the class of 1956. He attended one year of college and then enlisted in the U. S. Army. Stanley married Sharon Diane Teter on April 1, 1962, at the Immanuel Lutheran Church. Together, Stanley and Sharon were blessed with two children: Shawn and Shelli. When the children were growing up Stanley spent a great deal of time working in the rock quarry business and owning a partnership in S & V Stone Quarry in Mode, before retiring in 1991. He proudly served his county for 6 years as a reserve veteran of the United States Army during the Viet Nam conflict.

Stanley was an active member of the Altamont community.

He is survived by his wife, Sharon Diane Winter of Altamont; one son, Shawn (wife, Melissa) Winter of Altamont and his grandson, Austin Michael Winter; one daughter, Shelli (husband, Travis) Stein of Altamont and his grandson Dalton Shane Stein; two brothers, Virgil (wife, Kay) Winter of Altamont and Linder (wife, Karen) Winter of Woodland Park, Colo.; two sisters, Darlene (husband, Larry) Neumann of Beach Park and Sheila (husband, Julian) Brown of Katy, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

1
Text Only
Death Notices
  • Samie Cox Samie Cox Samie F. Cox, 69, passed away Tuesday morning, April 15, 2014 at her home in Effingham. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham with burial in Red Brush Cemetery, Louisville. Visitation will be held from

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Terry Cutright Terry Cutright Terry Michael Cutright, 68, of Lehigh Acres, Fla., U.S. Army veteran and telecommunications engineer, died Thursday, April 10, 2014. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Casey. To view the full obituary, send a condolence message, ligh

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wanda King Wanda J. King, 76, of Forsyth, died at 9:06 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville. Wanda King Forsyth

    April 17, 2014

  • Allen Blair Allen Burdette Blair, 92, of Louisville, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at St. John's Hospital, Springfield. Arrangements are incomplete at Neal Funeral Home, Louisville. Allen Blair Louisville

    April 17, 2014

  • 4-16 Leona Hartke obit photo Leona Hartke Leona R. Hartke, 89, of Sigel, died Monday, April 14, 2014, at Lakeland Rehab & Health Care Center, Effingham. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. today, April 16, at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Sigel. Burial will be in St. Rose Cemete

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-16 Verlene Borton obit photo Verlene Borton Verlene (Blair) Borton, 97, of Edgewood, passed away at 5:55 p.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, at Effingham Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Effingham. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday with a viewing one hour prior to service at Full Gospe

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-16 Alan Cornwell obit photo Alan Cornwell Alan Gale Cornwell, 87, World War II and Korean War veteran, of Newton, died at 12:45a.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital, Olney. Masonic services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home, Newton, with fun

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-16 Janet Flach obit photo Janet Flach Janet A. Flach, 85 of Effingham, died at 9:38 p.m. Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Heartland Christian Village, Neoga. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. today, April 16, at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Effingham. Burial will be in St. Anthon

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-15 James Tidwell obit photo James Tidwell James A. Tidwell, 65, of Charleston, chairman of the Journalism Department at Eastern Illinois University, died Saturday, April 12, 2014. Services will be Wednesday at First Baptist Church, 2800 University Drive, Charleston, with visitation beginning

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-15 Leona Hartke obit photo Leona Hartke Leona R. Hartke, 89, of Sigel, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at Lakeland Rehab & Health Care Center, Effingham. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Sigel with burial in St. Rose Cem

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

AP Video
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.