PIQUA - Orville Harold Wintrow, 90, of Piqua, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Covington Care Center.
He was born Aug. 26, 1922, in Troy, to Joseph "JC" Clyde and Grace (Besecker) Wintrow.
Orville was a lifetime farmer in the Covington/Piqua area. He was a longtime member of the Piqua Church of the Brethren and a member of the Miami County Antique Tractor Club.
Orville was preceded in death by his loving wife, Mary Ellen (Drewing); his parents; his brothers, LeRoy, Carl, Richard, and Irvin Wintrow; and sister, Nellie Mae Stidham.
He is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, Eugene and Aundalee Wintrow of Piqua and Harold and Marlene Wintrow of Piqua; grandchildren, Cynthia and Mark Crosby of Piqua, Kathy and Joe Hamilton of Florida, Stephanie and Greg Smith of Tipp City and Rex and Wendy Wintrow of Piqua; great-grandchildren, Mitchell Brubaker of Columbus, Brandon Brubaker of Piqua, Bradley, Gregory Michael, and Joshua Shaffer of Florida, Devin, Dalton, Jade, and Logan Smith of Tipp City and Haydan Wintrow of Piqua; great-great- granddaughter, Jelissa Henderson of Piqua; brothers, Dean Wintrow of Port Jefferson and Don Wintrow of Pleasant Hill.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Jackson-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 10 S. High St., Covington. Interment will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington.
The family will receive friends from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Piqua Church of Brethren, 525 Boal Ave, Piqua, OH 45356.
Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call from Jan. 9 to Jan. 11, 2013