Charlotte Winer, 90

Charlotte Ann Winer, 90, formerly of Wabash,  died at 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 15, at Blair Ridge Senior Living Community, Peru.  She was born May 20, 1923 in Wabash to Leo and Doris (Williams) Brady.

Charlotte married Willis H. Winer in Huntington, on July 13, 1940; he died Feb. 24, 1991. She worked at King Hipskind Hardware and Clarks Finer Foods, both of Wabash.  She has been a member of the Wabash Christian Church more than 75 years.  Charlotte was a longtime Wabash County resident, before moving to Peru in 2009.

She is survived by two daughters, Sharon Linn, Mexico, and Kim (Robert) Barrus, Wabash, daughter-in-law, Paula Winer, Wabash; 10 grandchildren, Jeff (Dena) Linn, Peru, Terri (Dennis) Eisenmenger, Denver, Greg (Mindy) Linn, Mexico, Shelly (Jeff) Knee, Carrie (Tim) Vogel, and Jennifer (J.P.) Denney all of Wabash, Joel Barrus, Yorktown, Adam (Kelli) Winer and Isaac (Beth) Winer both of Wabash, and Mary (Kenneth) Norman, Lagro, and 25 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Brady Winer, who died Nov. 27, 2013; two sisters, Betty Lou Brady and Nancy Lee Brady, and grandson, Jay Linn, who died in 1988.

Funeral services were held Feb. 18, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Sam Polito officiating.  Burial will be in Center Grove Cemetery, Wabash.

Preferred memorials are to the Jay Linn Memorial Scholarship at Vincennes University.

The memorial guest book for Charlotte may be signed at

Posted on 2014 Feb 19