Robert R. Winters, age 53, of Waverly, died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 19, 1954, in Mason City, Iowa, the son of Marvin and Alice Gunter Winters. Robert was baptized at Bethel Chapel in Clear Lake, Iowa.
Following his graduation from high school, Robert attended North Hennepin Vocational School in Eden Prairie, for electrical wiring. He was employed for the past 22 years by N & A Hoffman in Waconia, serving as their property manager.
Robert was joined in holy marriage to Patricia “Patty” (nee Brady) Sept. 10, 1983, in Mason City, Iowa.
He moved to Montrose in 1985, and later moved to Waverly.
A former member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Mason City, Iowa, Robert currently belonged to St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Montrose.
He is survived by his loving wife, Patty Winters of Waverly; three sons, Chad Dority of Waverly, Jason Dority of Montrose, and Rickey Winters of Waverly; a grandson, Dylan; his parents, Marvin and Alice Winters of Mason City, Iowa; four brothers, Larry (Donna) Winters of Godfrey, Ill., Bryan (Karen) Winters of Sun City, Calif., Kirk (Carol) Winters of Rockford, Iowa, and Rory (Deb) Winters of Mason City, Iowa; other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were Thursday, Dec. 13 at 2 p.m. at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Montrose with the Rev. Robert Hellmann officiating.
Additional services took place Saturday, Dec. 15 at 2 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Rockford, Iowa with the Rev. Patricia Shaw officiating. Interment was in Riverside Cemetery in Rockford, Iowa.
The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo served the family.