October 15, 1945 ~ January 9, 2022

Born in: Indianapolis, IN
Resided in: Indianapolis, IN

Kathleen Jean Winkler passed from this life and took her seat in heaven on January 9th, 2022. Kathy is preceded in death by her parents Fred and Dorothy Lang, youngest sister Shannon Lang, and nephew, Jeffery Tinsley.

Kathy is survived by her husband of 44 years, Norbert Winkler; children Kelley Jean Winkler, Kevin Neill Carlisle, and Rachel Elisabeth Winkler; grandchildren Dustin (Sydney) Arthur Rincker, Branden James Rincker, Jennifer Blair Rincker, Mackenzie Alexander Carlisle, Bailey Michaela Carlisle; great-grandchildren Oliver Rincker, Lincoln Scott Rincker, Remington Arthur Rincker; siblings Donna Charlene and Devere Eckersley, Laurie Ann and James O’Crosley; Nieces Melissa Tinsely, Jennifer Tinsely, Ashlee Eckersley – Clough and Abigail Crosley; and several great nieces and nephews.

Kathy was a faithful servant of the Lord and a lover of people.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at Chapel Rock Christian Church, 2020 N. Girls School Road, Indianapolis, IN 46214.

Kathy loved color. She would want you to come in bright colors and comfortable clothing. She always wanted everyone around her to be comfortable.


Celebration of Life: January 15, 2022 3:00 pm

Chapel Rock Christian Church
2020 N. Girls School Road
Indianapolis, IN 46214

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. Kelley Rincker
    I love you Mom I miss you so much already your very special to me and I will never forget you.

  3. I will always remember Kathy and Norbert’s participation in our Sunday School class years ago at Chapel Rock. Kathy was always a joy to be around and always positive no matter the situation. My prayers go out to Norbert and the entire family.

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