MARGARET E. "MAGGIE" WINKLER, 86, passed away on Monday, March 12, 2012, in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, she worked as an office assistant with North American Van Lines. She was a member of Star of the East, Chapter 514-3 time Worthy Matron and Past Queen of Daughters of the Nile in 1997. Surviving are her sons, Steven (Kathy Baker) Leakey of Fort Wayne and James (Sue) Leakey of Auburn; daughter, Joyce (Jim) Doner of Fort Wayne; stepsons, Kevin (Omana) Winkler of Coppell, Texas and Rick Winkler of Venice, Fla.; eight grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brothers, Alfred J., William F. (Virginia) and Herbert G. Edwards, all of Fort Wayne; and sister, Dorothy Duhnam of Kempton, Ind. She was preceded in death by her parents, Alfred William and Elizabeth Ann Edwards; husband, Paul Winkler; sister, Emily Hamilton; son, Gary E Leakey; stepsons, Danny and Steve Winkler; stepdaughter, Rodka Winkler; sisters-in-law, Jean and Eileen Edwards; and brother-in-law, Parker Dunham. An Order of the East Star service will be followed by the funeral. Funeral is 10 a.m. Saturday, March 17, 2012, at D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road. Calling is from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, March 16, 2012, and from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 16, 2012, at the funeral home. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to Shriner's Hospitals for Children. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.mccombandsons.com
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Mar. 14, 2012