A memorial service celebrating the life of Lois Jean Winbigler, age 83, of Newark, will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 2 p.m. at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, with Pastor Wes Humble officiating. A private inurnment will take place at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Lois was born in Newark, Ohio on March 21, 1935 to the late Ernest A. and Victoria (Wells) Mohler.
She passed away on March 15, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her five children.
She enjoyed spending time with her brothers, sisters and especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed spending time at “the lake” with her family through the years and was a devoted animal lover. Lois had a wonderful sense of humor and was always making others laugh. She retired from Holophane Lighting after 35 dedicated years.
Lois is survived by her children, Phillip (Deanna) McMannis, Brenda (Jack) Brooks, Debra Rhinehart, Tye (Katrina) McMannis and Cloyd (Randy) McMannis; a sister, Irene Wetzel; a stepdaughter, Nita (Dave) Bonifant; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews; and many friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her late husband, Richard D. Winbigler (2011); former husbands, Phillip McMannis and Harold Walker; a daughter, Barb Albright; a grandson, T.J. McMannis; a granddaughter, Tyra McMannis; a brother, Cloyd Mohler; three sisters, Louise Loper, Doris Simons and Bernice Yost; and two sons-in-law, Kenny Rinehart and Ronnie Albright.
Family and friends are welcome to call one hour prior to the service (from 1-2 p.m.) on Wednesday, March 20 at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, 59 North Fifth Street, Newark.
Lois loved flowers and will be appreciated by the family. For those not sending flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Lois’ name to Generation Hospice, 1435 A West Main Street, Newark, Ohio 43055
Phil,sorry to hear about jeans passing always enjoyed teasing her.She was a hard working lady and one of the most dedicated employee Holophane had.again sorry for your loss. Mark Kirk
So sorry to hear about your mother. Condolence from the Cicolani family. Miss and love you!
Very sorry to learn of the passing of your mom Cloyd. She was a very pretty lady! Prayers to you and your family.
We are sorry for your loss. Condolences from The Chaney Family.
What A WONDERFUL LADY SHE WAS.ALWAYS HAPPY GO LUCKY. KNOWN HER MANY MANY YRS. SENDING MY LOVE THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS TO THE FAMILY.
LOVE TO ALL NANCY BROOKS