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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Marvin Winters

Thursday, May 30, 2002

Services held May 28

Funeral Services were held for Marvin D. Winters, 68, Lake Park, Tuesday, May 28, at the United Methodist Church in Lake Park, with Reverend Chris Ebbers officiating. Interment was in Silver Lake Cemetery in Lake Park. Turner Funeral Home of Lake Park was in charge of arrangements.

Marvin Dale Winters was born June 4, 1933 at Harris, the son of Harold and Frances (Miller) Winters. He was raised and educated in the area, attending Excelsior Consolidated School. Marvin served in the US Army from 1955 until he received an Honorable Discharge in 1957. During his time in the service, he was a member of the Honor Guard in Washington, D.C. and a member of the 124th Signal Company in Vicinsa, Italy.

On December 29, 1957, Marvin was united in marriage to Anna Mae Godfrey at Lake Park. The couple made their home in rural Lake Park, where they farmed.

Marvin was a member of the United Methodist Church in Lake Park. He was a farmer who took pride in his vehicles and Allis-Chalmers machinery.

Marvin passed away Thursday, May 23, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Spirit Lake at 68.

He is survived by his wife, Anna Mae, of Lake Park; son, Michael Winters, and his children, Vanessa, Kelsey and Evan of Paducah, KY; daughter, Shelley Hohneke, her husband Tim, and their children, Angela and Brad, of Storm Lake; son, Steve Winters, his wife Kathy, and their children, Kevin, Adam and Grace of Lake Park; and daughter, Susan Klenken, her husband Bruce, and their children, Allison and Jennifer, of Spencer; brother, Richard Winters, and his wife Rose of Lakefield, MN.

He was preceded in death by his parents.