Helen Jean (Gray) Winkle - age: 81
(October 30, 1932 to August 11, 2014
Helen Jean (Gray) Winkle
Memorial services for Helen Winkle will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 3 p.m. at the Ukiah Seventh Day Adventist Church. Interment was in Ukiah Cemetery. Helen passed away on Monday, August 11, 2014 in Santa Rosa with her family by her side.
Born October 30, 1932 in Klamath Falls, Oregon, she received her Bachelors Degree in education from Walla Walla College and her Masters Degree from Humboldt State College. She has resided in Ukiah since 1973.
Helen enjoyed cooking and gardening and loved flowers. She worked tirelessly for others and for her church, Ukiah Seventh Day Adventist Church. She will be remembered for her selfless love of others, always being cheerful and the love for her family who was everything to her.
Helen is survived by her husband of 59 years, Pastor Arvin Winkle of Ukiah, daughter Dr. Laura Winkle of Ukiah, son Gregory Winkle of Napa. She was preceded in death by her siblings Violet (Gray) Machado, Margaret (Gray) McDonald, Ivan, Burton, Donald, Irving (Bucky) and Herbert Gray.
Eversole Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.