George Budd â€˜Peteâ€™ Winegardner, 88, of Lima, died at 4:25 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011,at Lima Memorial Health Systems.
He was born Aug. 8, 1923 in Allen County, to Nellie Eleanor Albrecht and Lester Cole Winegardner. On April 23, 1943, he married Mary Jane Frisinger and she preceded him in death.
Surviving are two daughters, Karen Jane Kidd, of Kenton, and Kathryn Louise â€˜Kathyâ€™ Hites, of Lima.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Shawnee Community United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Bryan Bucher officiating. Burial will follow in Shawnee Cemetery with military rites by V. F. W. Post 1275.
Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to the funeral home.
Condolences may be shared at bayliffandson.com.