The Richmond Register

December 7, 2012

Duane ‘Wink’ Winkler, 66


Kerr Brothers Funeral Home

LEXINGTON — Duane “Wink” Winkler, 66, husband of Sharon G. Marcum, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at Central Baptist Hospital.

He was born Feb. 23, 1946, in Lexington, the son of the late Vernon and Juanita Winkler.

Mr. Winkler was a 1964 graduate of Lafayette High School and attended the University of Kentucky. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and had worked in a variety of retail sales. He was an avid golfer and UK fan, and he never met a stranger.  

In addition to his wife, survivors include: a daughter, Danya H. Winkler (Shawn Settle), Richmond, Ky.; step-daughter, Stephanie V. Cason (James), Versailles, Ky.; grandchildren, Paetyn Settle and Amanda and Alex Cason; his special dog, Gretchen; and many wonderful friends.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Monday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, 3421 Harrodsburg Road, Lexington, Ky. Burial will follow in Blue Grass Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 4 to 7 pm Sunday and 12:30 pm Monday until service time at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association, PO Box 21903, Lexington, KY 40522-1903 or the Lexington Humane Society, 1600 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY 40504.