William Carl Winter, 93, passed away on Sunday, May 30, 2021. Bill was born June 30, 1927, in Stephenson, Mich., to Carl and Myrtle Winter and was baptized at Holy Cross Lutheran Church. At 18 Bill joined the United States Marine Corps. On Nov. 25, 1950, Bill married Betty Murray and they were together for 64 years. Bill was at home outdoors: hunting, fishing, trapping or gardening. Bill loved to carve, crafting canes and wildlife. Bill could do almost anything with his hands, including build a cottage on the Menominee River.
Bill is survived by his daughters: Karen Conley and Holly Stevens; his grandchildren: Andy Conley, Ben Conley, Janel Conley, and Alex Stevens; his great-grandchildren: Hayden, McKenzie, Kelton and Jacob; and his loyal dog,:Rerun. Preceding Bill in death was his father:Carl; his mother: Myrtle; his brother: Tommy; his sister: Janice; his wife: Betty; and his son: Michael.
Funeral Service is 3 p.m. Friday, June 11, 2021, at Holy Cross Evangelical Church; visitation 2 p.m. until time of service. Anderson Diehm Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
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