James Patrick Winiger

May 3, 1954 ~ September 12, 2020 (age 66)


James Patrick Winiger, age 66, of Evansville, IN, passed away at 4:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 12, 2020, at home.

Jim was born May 3, 1954, in Evansville, IN, to the late Edwin and Nelda (Hays) Winiger. He graduated from Harrison High School and retired as a grocery store manager. Jim loved the St. Louis Cardinals and playing cornhole.

Jim is survived by his daughter, Brooke Skipper and her husband, Brent; daughter, Grace Wilson and her husband, Joshua; son, Beau Winiger and his wife, Valerie; sisters, Jane Yeager and Ann Carroll; brother, Leonard Winiger; 5 grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; girlfriend, Teresa Gunn; and best friend, Danny Winn.

Family and Friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Friday, September 18, 2020, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville. Burial will be Private. Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  

Memorial Contributions may be made to: American Heart Association at 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75231.

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September 18, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

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