Jeanette L. Winston, 89, of Quincy, died Wednesday, (Aug. 21, 2013) in her home.
She was born Dec. 31, 1923, in Quincy, a daughter of Gilbert and Malinda Lawrence Wismann. She married James M. Winston on July 4, 1953, in St. Francis Catholic Church. He survives.
Before her marriage, Jeanette worked at Moorman Manufacturing. Once she had a family, she devoted herself to being a homemaker. When her children were older, she worked part time at Hardee's.
Mrs. Winston was a lifelong member of St. Francis Catholic Church and served as president of the Ladies of St. Francis. She and her husband were members of the Silver Dollar Square Dance Club. Jeanette enjoyed painting custom Christmas ornaments, quilting, sewing and playing cards.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by five children, Alan Winston and his wife, Helen, of Springfield, Ruth Jansen and her husband, Richard, James G. Winston and his wife, Cindy, Kathy Coy and her husband, Jeff, and Jeaneen Bradley, all of Quincy; 13 grandchildren, Michelle (David) Davelaar, Teresa Dobson, Janelle (Brian) Higgins, Keith (Teresa) Jansen, Sarah Jansen, Nathan Jansen, Alyssa (Matt) Lester, Ashley (Shannon) Granger, Andrea Winston, Stephen Coy, Lauren Coy, Megan (Chase) Main and George Bradley; three great-grandchildren, Ryan Davelaar, Ainsley Davelaar and Jameson Lester; one sister, Marian (Robert) Gower of Seneca, S.C.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Lawrence Wismann; and three sisters, Alice Druffel, Helen Beatty and Dolores Grawe.
SERVICES: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Duker and Haugh Funeral Home, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Francis Catholic Church. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.
VISITATION: 4 to 7 p.m. Monday in the funeral home, with a 6:30 p.m. prayer service.
MEMORIALS: Blessing Foundation for Hospice, St. Francis Catholic Church or the Quincy Notre Dame Band.
ARRANGEMENTS: Duker and Haugh Funeral Home.