|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1908|
|Death: ||Aug. 1, 1995|
Garl B. "Doc" Winters, 87, 402 Beard St., died at 9 a.m. August 1, 1995, in Clinton House Convalescent Center after an extended illness.
Mr. Winters retired in 1992 as chef and restaurant manager for Frankfort Moose Lodge. He had previously worked for the former Del Monte Corp. and Bargain Center. He moved to Frankfort from the Lebanon area in the 1950's.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a member of Moose Lodge No. 7, Legion of the Moose, American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
He was born June 30, 1908, in Jonesboro to Pearly Burr and Mary Leone Dolmon Winters. He married Mary Alice Perrine in 1929, and they divorced in 1942. He married Mildred Louise Miller in 1942, and she preceded him in death in January 1961. He married Nona Fuesting Tilton on March 4, 1966, and she survives.
Also surviving are three sons, Garl Winters, Jr., and Robert W. Winters, both of Lebanon, and Ted Winters of Indianapolis; two daughters, Mrs. Bruce (Ruth Ann) McIntire of New Haven and Mrs. Jay (Molly) Hoskins of Speedwell, Tennessee; a step-son, Bernard Fuesting of Frankfort; a step-daughter, Phyllis Fuesting of Frankfort; 19 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Two sisters and two grandchildren preceded him in death.
Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery.
AGE: 87y 1m 1d
World War II Veteran
Date of Induction: 16 November 1943, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Date of Entry into Active Service: 7 December 1943, Ft. Benjamin Harrison, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Received Certificate of Proficiency, Bakers and Cooks School as First Cook, Ft. Eustis, VA., 31 March 1944, While attached to Battery C, 14th AART Battalion.
Military Qualifications: Marksman Badge M1 Rifle, 24 April 1944, Expert Badge Carbine, 25 April 1944.
Service Outside CONUS, while attached to 86th Division, Headquarters Company, 342nd Infantry, Departed Monday 19 February 1945, Destination, European Theater, Arrived Thursday 1 March 1945.
Campaigns: Rhineland GO 40 WD 45
Departed ETO Friday 8 June 1945, Destination USA, Arrived Sunday 17 June 1945.
Military Qualifications and Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Good Conduct Medal, American Service Medal (American Campaign Medal), European African Middle Eastern Service Medal with 1 Bronze Star, World War II Victory Medal, Army of Occupation Medal with Germany Clasp, Combat Infantryman Badge 1st Award.
August 1945, Camp Gruber, OK, hospital for surgery.
Date of Separation: 5 November 1945, Camp San Luis Obispo, CA., 104th Division, Company H, 413th Infantry Regiment.
Pearly Burr Winters (1886 - 1956)
Mary Leone Dolman Winters/Kaser (1887 - 1959)
Mary Alice Perrine Ray (1909 - 1987)
Mildred Louise Miller Winters (1918 - 1961)*
Nona P Schneiderjan Winters (1914 - 1996)*
Ruth Ann Winters McIntire (1931 - 2002)*
Garl Burr Winters (1932 - 2010)*
Ted Perrine Winters (1934 - 2015)*
Mollie Beth Winters Hoskins (1935 - 1999)*
Garl Burr Winters (1908 - 1995)
Gladys Leone Winters Rossi (1910 - 1993)*
Devonna Louise Winters (1912 - 1987)*
Maintained by: Robert Winters, Sr.
Originally Created by: Judy
Record added: Apr 07, 2009
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