Mrs. Marjorie M., nee McGee, Winkelman, 88, of New Athens, IL, born December 24, 1927 in Marissa, IL, passed away on Tuesday, Janaury 19, 2016 at the New Athens Home for the Aged. Mrs. Winkelman had been an inspector at the shoe factory in Belleville. She also attended St. Peter United Church of Christ in Lenzburg, IL
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert H. Winkelman, whom she married on April 29, 1947 in Marissa, IL and who died on April 29, 1987, her parents; Arthur and Minnie , nee Jackson, McGee, 2 sons; Gilbert S. Winkelman and Larry Winkelman who died in infancy, 1 daughter; Lisa Winkelman and 11 brothers and sisters.
Marjorie is survived by her daughter, Sue Ellen Winkelman of Lenzburg, IL, 3 granddaughters; Heather Parks, Natasha (Harold) Knuckles and Beth Winkelman, 2 great grandchildren; Steven Kennedy and Arabella Knuckles.
Memorials in Mrs. Winkelman’s honor may be made to the New Athens Home for the Aged.
Per Marjorie’s request, cremation is to be held with no visitation or services.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens is in charge of arrangements.