Des Moines -
Don passed away January 13, 2021 at the age of 69 from esophagus cancer.
Don was born on August 16, 1951 to Robert and Helen (Dehner) Winget in Des Moines, graduated from East High in 1969, and married Nancy Van Dusseldorp on August 28, 1971
Don was a maintenance mechanic at Armstrong/Pirelli/Titan Tire for 32 years, retiring in 2002. Don played softball and also coached softball, baseball and basketball.
Don is survived by his wife, Nancy; brothers Robert (Diana) Winget and James (Judy) Winget from Arkansas; children Kathleen Winget and Michael (Melissa) Winget; grandsons Bradley Fane, Drew Winget, and Cael Winget; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held Saturday January 16 from 9:30 am - 10:30 am at Iles Grandview Park Funeral Home. Private services will be held following the visitation. Graveside services will follow at the Altoona Cemetery. Masks and social distancing will be observed. View livestream at the funeral home website www.ilescares.com
A special thank you to Jennifer, Unity Point Hospice, and Taylor House. You are truly angels on earth.