Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Edward Winebarger, 81, of Berlin Heights, died Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, in the Ohio Veteran’s Home, Sandusky.
He was born Feb. 18, 1931, in Herald, Va., and moved to the Berlin Heights/Huron area in 1955.
He worked for Ford Motor Company, Sandusky, for 30 years retiring in 1993. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion, Sandusky. He enjoyed woodworking as a past time and loved his family.
He is survived by two daughters, Lee (Edward) Koebel of Huron, and Deborah (Philip) Schuler of Coshocton, Ohio; three granddaughters, Brooke (Jeremy) Didion, Heather Sharp, and Rachael Schuler; great-grandchildren, Cameron and Kooper Sharp; two sisters, Angeline (Robert Herhold) Sprowl of Vermilion, and Edith Salyers of Castalia; a brother, Lester Winebarger of Cheyenne, Wyo.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Diane (Sanders), and second wife, Frieda (Massey); parents, Larkin and Sallie (Jackson) Winebarger; two sisters, Buretta Sword and Delia Salyers; two brothers, Leroy and James Winebarger; and a grandson, Shaun Hacker in 2009.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at Foster Funeral Home & Crematory, 410 Main St., Huron, where services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7. with Pastor Charles Brooks officiating. Burial will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
Contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com.