Winkowski, Janette A., Bridgeport, Michigan

Passed away Friday, April 6, 2012, at the home of her daughter and caregiver. Age 96 years. The daughter of the late Agnes (Wiewiora) and John Kulik was born November 13, 1915 in East Chicago, Indiana. She married Walter Winkowski, August 26, 1935. He predeceased her January 20, 1994. She was a member of St. Christopher Catholic Church, Bridgeport and enjoyed gardening, and walking her dog. Surviving are four daughters, two sons, Joan Briggs, Merrill, MI; Walter Winkowski, Jr., Traverse City, MI; Susan Guidroz, Lansing, MI; John Winkowski, Bridgeport, MI; Mary Ann Wheatley, Merrill, MI; Frances Vincent, Bridgeport, MI. Grandma Jenny leaves several grandchildren, great grandchildren; and great-great grandchildren; two half-sisters, Valerie Olszewski and Rose Kawicki. A daughter, Barbara Lyles, predeceased her February 15, 1966; two brothers, a half-brother and half-sister have also predeceased her. The funeral service will take place on Monday, April 9, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 5700 Dixie Hwy. Rev. Richard Jozwiak will officiate. Friends may call at the chapel from 11:00 a.m. Monday until the time of the funeral service. In lieu or flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. Christopher Catholic Church or the charity of their choice.