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Gary L. Winchester

May 23, 1939 — October 14, 2017

Marion- Gary L. Winchester, 78, of Marion, passed away at 12:07 AM on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion. Gary was born on May 23, 1939 in Williamson County to Wayne and Bernice (Albright) Winchester. He married Linda Perry in Williamson County on April 10, 1959. Gary was a retired carpenter who owned his own shop for many years. He loved woodworking, preaching and watching his great grandchildren’s ballgames. Survivors include- Wife- Linda Winchester of Marion Children: Linda Ann Vojvodich and husband Nick of Marion Starla Tolbert and husband Steve of Marion Grandchildren: Bradley Frazer Jessica Boulton Noelle Eldridge Zach Tolbert Great Grandchildren: Cheyenne Page Austin and Devin Eldridge Seth Boulton He was preceded in death by his parents and brother- Jack Winchester. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 Am, Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Blue Funeral Home in Marion. Rev. Kenny Blumenstock will officiate. Burial will follow at McKinney Chapel. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until time of service, Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Blue Funeral Home in Marion. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit
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Thursday, October 19, 2017

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Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

1704 N Court St, Marion, IL 62959

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