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Bruce E. Winkler
Bruce E. Winkler

June 8, 1946 - December 15, 2018
Born in Irvington, New Jersey
Resided in Bushkill, Pennsylvania


Bruce E. Winkler, 72, of Bushkill, Pennsylvania, died Saturday, December 15, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Born in Irvington, Bruce was raised in Newark, then lived in Ogdensburg for 40 years before moving to Bushkill twelve years ago. He proudly served in the United States Navy. Bruce was a mechanic for Howmet Corp. in Rockaway, retiring in 2008 after 40 years of service. A Lionel train collector, he also enjoyed fishing.

The son of the late Clarence and Wilma Winkler, Bruce is survived by his wife of 48 years, Barbara; his two children, Bruce E. Winkler, Jr., and Sandra Winkler, both of Bushkill. He is also survived by his brother-in-law, Edward Davenport, Jr., and wife, June, of Wantage; his four sisters-in-law, Carol Redner of Florida, Mary Hardick of Connecticut, Helen Gallo of Montague, and Susan Davenport of Delaware, Maryland; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 20, 2018, at the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton. Interment will follow in Sparta Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 19, 2018, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., also at the funeral home.

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Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street
Newton, NJ US 07860
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, December 20, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Thursday, December 20, 2018
11:00 AM
Sparta Presbyterian Methodist Cemetery
10 Apple Tree Lane
Sparta, NJ 07871
Thursday, December 20, 2018

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