Carol L. Winkler, 83, Jasper

Carol L. Winkler, 83, of Jasper, passed away at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2018, at Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper.


Carol was born in Jasper on November 14, 1934, to Carl and Aline (Arnold) Winkler.

She retired from WITZ Radio Station in Jasper after 53 years of service,  and also worked part time at the Astra Theater in Jasper for many years.

She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper.

She enjoyed bowling, visiting the casino, and was an avid Chicago Cubs and IU Basketball fan.

Surviving are two sisters, Doris Gutzweiler (Jerry), Jasper, and Joyce Brandt, Jasper,; two brothers, Gerald L. Winkler (Donna), Detroit Michigan, and Paul Winker (Diane), Jasper; six nieces; four nephews; great-nieces and nephews; and great-great-nieces.

Preceding her in death were her parents; and one sister, Ann Therese Winkler, who died in childbirth.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Carol L. Winkler will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper, with entombment to follow at Fairview Cemetery Mausoleum in Jasper.

A visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service time on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, or a favorite charity.

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