CRESAPTOWN — Arthur E. Winter, 91, of Cresaptown, passed away at his residence on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013.
Born Jan. 16, 1922 in Cresaptown to the late Wrussel and Mary (Grabenstein) Winter. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by five sisters, Edna Judy, Kathleen Chaney, Ruth Niner, Dorothy Winter and Dolores Shipes; four brothers, William, Joseph, Elmer and Thomas.
Arthur was a member of Cresaptown Methodist Church, Local 1024 Carpenters Union, and the Cresaptown VFD.
He is survived by his wife, Viola (Faulkner) Winter; four daughters, Ginger Etta Winter, Cheryl Rice, Ricky Kirby and husband Joseph, Kista Schroder and husband Thomas; eight grandchildren, Juile Dicken and husband Chuck, Edie Buser and husband Jeffery, Rory Winter and wife Cindy, Tanya Rice, Barbara Bittner and husband Jason, Lindsay Condrey and husband Scott, Tenley Sewell and husband Ken, Kara White and husband Jeffery; twelve great-grandchildren, Randy Snyder, Jerrica Snyder, Danielle Schaefer, Ashley Winter, Rachel Rase, Taylor Swell, Cory Winter, Mekenzie Swell, Kylee Condrey, Abby Bittner, Clara White, and Alex White; two brothers, Louis Winter, Harold Winter and wife Mary Louise; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at the Hafer Funeral Service, P.A. Chapel of the Hills, 1302 National Highway, LaVale, on Tuesday, December 17th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Cresaptown VFD will hold a memorial service at 8 p.m. following the visitation.
Funeral Service will be held at the Chapel of the Hills, on Wednesday, December 18th, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Harold McClay officiating.
Pallbearers will be Tom Schroder, Rory Winter, Jeff Buser, Ken Sewell, Dan Winter, and Dustin Winter.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be directed towards, Cresaptown VFD, 13109 Warrior Dr., Cumberland, MD 21502.