Linda VanWinkle, 73, Ferdinand

Linda VanWinkle, 73, of Ferdinand, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018, at Core Nursing and Rehab Center in Dale.


She retired from Masterbrand.Linda was born June 13, 1945, in Perry County to Hilbert and Lorine (Wagner) Schlachter.

Linda loved animals and fishing.

She is survived by a son, David (Ruth) VanWinkle of Birdseye; a daughter, Michelle Taylor of Oriole; one sister, Betty (Charles) Buechler of Adyeville; 11 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Linda was preceded in death by a son, Rick VanWinkle; and a grandson, Tyler Cundiff.

Funeral services will be Friday at 11 a.m. CDT in St. Meinrad Catholic Church. Visitation will be at the church Friday from 9 a.m. CDT until time of services. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family would like to thank the employees of Core Nursing for the care that was given to Linda.

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