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Donald Winkler

Donald Kenneth Winkler, age 91, of Moberly passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Moberly Nursing and Rehab. Donnie was born December 18, 1927 in Huntsville, MO to Walter Edward Winkler and Mattie (Leathers) Winkler. He remained a lifelong resident of Randolph County. On July 11, 1948 he married the love of his life, Juanita Dameron and they spent over 70 wonderful years together. Donnie was a hard worker and a great cook who enjoyed woodworking and spending time with friends. He was a family man above all else and enjoyed life to the fullest. Donnie is preceded in death by his parents; nine siblings; his three children, Donnita Ann Winkler, Donald Joey Winkler and Kendra Sue Forbis. Survivors include his beloved wife Juanita “Honey” Winkler of Moberly; son-in-law, DeWayne Forbis of Columbia; grandchildren, William Daniel Patterson II and Jillynda of Moberly, Scott Winkler of Linn and Mandi (Winkler) Payne of Navarre, FL; great grandson, Tyler Patterson and Josten of Sturgeon; great great-grandchildren, Martha and Loralai Patterson also of Sturgeon; extended family and close friends. Services celebrating Donnie’s life will be on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Pathway Memorial Funeral Home. A private inurnment will be held at a later date. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until the time of service.

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Many thoughts and prayers to Juanita and Tyler.

Anonymous Jan 18 2019 12:00 AM

My most sincere sympathy to Juanita, the family and all that knew Donnie. He will be greatly missed I am sure. Sadly, E. Allen Kohler

Anonymous Jan 17 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Donnie's passing. My prayers are with you and the family....May God comfort and bless all of you. Norma Marshall Baxter

Anonymous Jan 16 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers with the family.

Anonymous Jan 15 2019 12:00 AM

Juanita, Danny, family....I am so saddened to hear of Donnie's passing. What a great fellow he was. Prayers of comfort. Amy Doepke

Anonymous Jan 15 2019 12:00 AM

This man was my mentor, teacher, and the only father I ever knew.....truly a hole in my heart

Anonymous Jan 15 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry Juanita to here about the passing of Donnie. My thoughts and Prayers are with you Rena

Anonymous Jan 15 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for the loss of your hubby Juanita. Prayers are with you. Donna Davidson

Anonymous Jan 15 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers of Comfort and Remembering all the good times. No longer in pain or suffering.

Anonymous Jan 14 2019 12:00 AM

I'm going to miss you Pappa.

Anonymous Jan 14 2019 12:00 AM