Juanita Fay Winter, 85, of Galva, died at 8:03 a.m. Saturday, April 20, 2019, at her home. Cremation will be accorded and a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 27 at the First United Methodist Church, in Galva. Pastor Trisha Chapman will officiate. There will be no visitation. Inurnment will be held at Galva Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the First United Methodist Church. Rux Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Juanita was born July 11, 1933, in Macomb, the daughter of Jacob and Pearl (Cheesman) Stoneking. She married Richard H. Winter on Sept. 2, 1983, in Galesburg.
Juanita graduated from Macomb High School in 1951. She worked as a clerk at Kroger’s grocery store in Galesburg and Kewanee. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed sewing, embroidering, scrapbooking and putting together family photo albums.
Survivors include her husband of Galva; their children: Rhonda (Roger) Callahan, Terry Shryack and Gary Shryack, all of Galesburg; Julie (Kevin) Peachey, of Varna; Tim (Ruth) Shryack, of Springfield, Mo.; Robert (Gail) Winter, of Galesburg; Richard (Cheryl) Winter, of Dunlap; and Denise Bailey, of Knoxville; her sister, Dolorus (Jim) Miller, of of Macomb; 21 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Dorothy Litchfield; a son and daughter-in-law, Paul (Crislyn) Winter; and a son-in-law, Dennis Bailey.