Van Winkle

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Van was born on March 4, 1920 and passed away on Wednesday, September 18, 2019.

Van was a resident of Rochester, Minnesota at the time of passing.

He graduated from Rochester High School in 1938 and Rochester Junior College in 1940, and the University of Minnesota in 1942.

He went on to proudly serve his country in the US Navy in the South Pacific during WW II.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 222 6th Ave. SW, Rochester, MN 55902 with The Rev. Joel Haak officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 27, 2019 from 5:30-7:30 pm at Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home and also one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery.

Memorials may be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church, Samaritan Bethany, or a charity of your choice.