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Ingeburg Winkler

July 15, 1920 ~ December 7, 2017 (age 97)


Ingeburg (Schneider) Winkler, 97, beloved wife of Harry R. Winkler who predeceased her in 1997, passed away peacefully on December 7, 2017, at Heritage Hall North Nursing Home in Agawam. Ingeburg was born on July 15, 1920 in Riesa, Germany, a daughter of Rudolph and Frieda (Reinicke) Schneider. She was raised and educated in Riesa, Germany, before immigrating to the United States and residing in Springfield since 1954. Ingeburg was a clerk for over ten years at the former Gus and Paul’s Delicatessen in Springfield. She was a longtime member and volunteer at Trinity United Methodist Church in Springfield. Ingeburg had many interests which included gardening and traveling. She enjoyed the many bus trips she took with the Hobby Club in Springfield. Ingeburg was a dedicated wife and mother who was very optimistic. She always saw the good side in things. She leaves behind her loving son, Juergen Winkler and his wife Barbara of Springfield, and her grandson, Erik Winkler and his wife, Jaimee, of Douglas, MA; brother, Siegfried Schneider. Family and friends will gather on Tuesday, December 12, for a period of visitation from 10 – 11 a.m. at Hafey Springfield Chapels, 494 Belmont Ave., followed by a service celebrating her life at 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Committal prayers will follow at Hillcrest Park Cemetery in Springfield. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ingeburg’s name may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.

 Service Information

Visitation
Tuesday
December 12, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Hafey Springfield Chapels
494 Belmont Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108

Service
Tuesday
December 12, 2017

11:00 AM to TBD
Hafey Springfield Chapels
494 Belmont Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108

Cemetery

Hillcrest Park Cemetery and Mausoleum
895 Parker Street
Springfield, MA 01129


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