Joseph F. Winkler

Joseph F. Winkler, formerly of Thorndale Joseph F. Winkler, 66, formerly of Thorndale, passed away after a lengthy illness on Monday, June 17, 2013, at Phoenixville Hospital. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Joseph F. and Margaret M. Roane Winkler. He was a 1964 graduate of Mastbaum High School in Philadelphia. Joe was a veteran of the U.S. Army, and was an avid reader. He was formerly employed at General Crushed Stone in Downingtown for 15 years, and retired from Allegheny Ludlum Steel Company in Coatesville, where he worked as a welder. He is survived by his children, Angela L. Nash of Downingtown, Nicholas A. Winkler of Honey Brook, and Joseph F. Winkler of Gainesville, Ga.; two sisters, and one brother of Philadelphia; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25th, at the James J. Terry Funeral Home, 736 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, where family and friends may call from 12 noon to 1 p.m. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Coatesville. To send online condolences, visit

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Published in The Daily Local on June 21, 2013