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The Purple Heart is the oldest American military combat honor still in existence. Awarded to those who are wounded or killed in any action against an enemy of the United States, the Purple Heart is a symbol of courage and dedication in the face of mortal danger. This memorial site is dedicated to all the brave men and women who have been awarded this honor.
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Remembering the life, death and legacy of Purple Heart recipient Howard Winholtz

Howard M. Winholtz died Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, at Maple Manor Nursing Home in Rochester, after several weeks of declining health. Howard was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy.  He is survived by sisters, Virginia (Ray) Watts, of Denver, and Louise Wendland, of Bloomington. Also survived by children, Linda Winholtz, of Minneapolis, Mary Wellner, of Rochester, Mark (Nancy) Winholtz, of Andover, Thomas Winholtz, of Minneapolis, and Susan Winholtz (Michael Galvagni), of...
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