Richard Kelvin Winters

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, July 14, 1931
Date of Passing: 
Friday, August 11, 2017

Richard Kelvin Winters, 86, of Wooster and formerly of Findlay, died Friday, August 11, 2017 at LifeCare Hospice.

He was born July 14, 1931 in Deshler to Oscar and Laila Brown Winters.  He was a graduate of Findlay High School and Valparaiso University. 

Richard was the owner of RKW Inc. for over 40 years and served his country in the Air Force during Korea.  He was an avid golfer and traveler, loved photography and was best known at a loving grandfather.

He is survived by his daughters Diane (Wesley) Johnson of Wooster, Carole Watson of Cincinnati and Sviatlana Shoemaker of Foley, AL; grandchildren Andrew, Melissa, Richard and Elizabeth Johnson, John Erin and Lillian Watson and Katrina Shoemaker; great-grandchildren Taylor Leighty, Brynn and Bryson Watts and Haydon Johnson.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Connie Winters, son Richard Winters, Jr., a brother Norman Winters and sisters Lois Shank and Ruth Kientz.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday August 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Maple Grove Cemetery, 1120 W. Main Cross St., Findley, OH with his daughter Rev. Diane Johnson officiating.

There will be no calling hours.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Contributions may be directed to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.

Memorial Contributions: 

LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691

Visitation: 

None scheduled

Service: 

Graveside services will be held on Thursday August 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Maple Grove Cemetery, 1120 W. Main Cross St., Findley, OH

Condolences

Carole, I was so sorry to hear about your father. I'll keep you and your family in my prayers, and don't worry about work. There will be plenty of time for that. Try to breathe, and feel free to reach out if you need anything at all.
Thinking of you this week...
cmm

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