|Birth: ||Jun. 29, 1920|
North Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 8, 2011, USA|
Born to James and Mary Becvar in Brocket, ND, she was raised on a dairy farm with her brother and eight sisters.
She graduated from business college before moving to Washington, D.C., where she worked for the War Department and met her husband Stanley. They settled in Berwyn Heights, MD, where she spent her life as a homemaker raising their three daughters, Peggy (Arendes), Fairfield, CA, Karen (Hochman), Plainfield, NJ, and Eileen Winters, Silver Spring, MD.
She was a faithful volunteer at the Crippled Children's Society and a longtime active member of Mt. Rainier Christian Church (where she was voted Mother of the Year) and of the University Christian Church in Hyattsville, MD. She was a 12-year resident of Hillhaven Nursing Center in Adelphi, MD.
She was predeceased by her husband Stanley P. Winters.
In addition to her daughters, she is survived by five grandchildren, Gregory, Brian, Paul, Carolyn, & Michelle Arendes, and three great-grandchildren, Bridgette & Jesse Krause and Braden Arendes; two sisters Alice Thompson, San Luis Obispo, CA and Josephine Zaeske, Fargo, ND.
Fort Lincoln Cemetery
Prince George's County
Created by: Buddy
Record added: Mar 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67377116
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