Josephine Anness Winkle (1924 - 2018)

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Josephine Anness Winkle, 94, Cynthiana, Ky., formerly of Falmouth, passed away on Friday, Dec. 28, 2018, at her home.
She was born on Jan. 25, 1924 in Pendleton County, Ky., the daughter of the late Charles Frank and Lauretta Godman Anness. She married Harry Winkle, and her husband preceded her in death in 1979. Known for her amazing cooking, "Granny" loved taking care of her family. The more the merrier. She was a homemaker and for many years, she was a member of Colemansville Christian Church, where she helped with Sunday School, Bible School, and cleaning the church. Once she moved to Cynthiana, she joined the Cynthiana Christian Church, where she was active as long as her health would allow.
She is survived by two children, Charles Winkle of Aurora, Ind. and Annetta Winkle Ison of Cynthiana; six grandchildren, Leslie Winkle, Preston Winkle, Crystal Holts, Julia Noel, Jason Winkle, and Harry Miller; 14 great-grandchildren, Amanda Jo, Hank, Anastasia, Daniel, Lexi, Ricky, Katie, Timmy, Carley, Wyatt, Kaylee, Kayla, Christean, and Leah; three great-great-grandchildren, Logan, Nyla, and Oakley Joe; her God granddaughter, Ember Rayne; and a host of extended family and friends.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sons, Howard, Leroy and Larry.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Jan. 5 at 3 p.m. at Woodhead Funeral Home, Berry. The visitation will be from 11-3 p.m. on Saturday preceding the service at the funeral home. Interment will take place in Pythian Grove Cemetery, Berry. Memorials are suggested to Colemansville Christian Church, Berry.
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Berry, KY 41003
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Published in The Cynthiana Democrat on Jan. 3, 2019