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Harry Winters

October 3, 1925 — February 15, 2018

Harry Winters, 92, of Somerset, Kentucky passed away on February 15, 2018 at the Jean Waddle Care Center, Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

He was born on in Deering, OH October 3, 1925; son of the late Otto and Marie Sherman Winters. He was a member and Sunday school teacher for Ferguson Methodist Church. Harry served the United States Army during WWII; during the war in 1945 he was an active part of the Eurpoean Theatre and the Germany Campaign; a recipient of the Bronze Battle Star, European African Middle Eastern Ribbon, and a Good Conduct Medal. He earned a teaching degree, a bachelors of arts in education from Capital University in Columbus, a masters in psychology from Xavier University, and a degree from the Southern College of Watchmaking. He was an avid golfer, a proud recipient of a "Hole in One" trophy at Gahanna. Harry was a teacher and principal at Jefferson Elementary in Gahanna. Harry was known throughout the community in Somerset as the "clock and watch repairman".

He is survived by his four children, Rob & (Jan) Dreiss, Joanne & (Steve) Liu, Jim & (Rose) Dreiss, and Kirk Winters; his grandchildren, Doni & Dylan Winters, Chris & Brian Liu, and Matt, Mike, and Pam Dreiss; and his beloved dog, Daisey Bell.

A funeral service will be held in Somerset on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 7:00 PM at the chapel of Pulaski Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 5-7 PM Monday, February 19, 2018 at the chapel of Pulaski Funeral Home, and in Columbus at Schoedinger Funeral Home in Gahana, OH on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5-7 PM; and on Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 5 until time for funeral services at 7 PM.

Burial will be at 11 AM Friday, February 23, 2018 at Mifflin Cemetery in Columbus, OH; friends are invited to attend.

Harry's family asks that you honor him as you wish, with flowers or donations to Ferguson Methodist Church.

Pulaski Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.
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