OBITUARY

Raymond N. Winner

September 9, 1932June 11, 2013

On June 11th, 2013, Raymond N. Winner Sr., of Houston, TX, was called to walk with the Lord. Raymond was born in Frostburg, Maryland on September 9th, 1932 to Emma and Raymond C. Winner. Raymond was the oldest of five boys. As a young adult, he found the kindness in his heart to live on very little so he could send most of his earning back home to help support his younger siblings. Upon enlisting in the U.S. Coast Guard, he was stationed in Galveston, Texas. It was there that he met Jo Ann Johnson. On June 26, 1955, Raymond and Jo Ann were joined together in holy matrimony. For 58 years, they stood side by side, proving to be an incredible union. Raymond is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Winner of Houston, TX; daughter, Jill and her husband Glenn Doremus of Houston, TX; son, Raymond Winner Jr. and wife Diane of Round Rock, TX.; two grandsons, Ronnie Winner and wife Serrina of Round Rock, TX, Bobby Winner and wife Heather of Round Rock, TX. He is blessed with 4 great-granddaughters which truly brightened his life, Sierra, Savanna, Kali and Alexa, all of Round Rock,TX. He is survived by two brothers, George Winner and wife Nancy, of Export, PA and Ed Winner and Margaret Jane, of Frostburg, MD; Sister-in-laws Carolyn Winner of Jeffersonville, ID, Teresa Winner of Frostburg, MD, and Shirley Pennington of Kemah, TX. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Emma Winner; brothers Harry Winner and William "Bill" Winner. The Winner family wants to recognize the extraordinary efforts put forth by Darrin Winner, Cliff Kitten, and the great staff of doctors and nurses in the Intensive Care Unit at North Cypress Medical Center. They showed extreme professionalism and compassion in his final days of his fight to live. For that, we offer you a heart filled "Thank You.” Memorial services for Raymond will be held at Pat H. Foley & Co. Funeral Home, 1200 W 34th Street, Houston, TX 77018. Visitation will be Friday evening, June 14th, 2013 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Funeral will be held the following morning, Saturday June 15th, at 10:00 am.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, June 14, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, June 15, 2013
  • Commital Saturday, June 15, 2013
REMEMBERING

Raymond N. Winner

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Randy & Lorraine Croy

June 19, 2013

Thinking about your smile today.

Jason Holst

June 14, 2013

Our prayers and thoughts are with the entire Winner family. We never met Raymond but it is apparent what a kind and loving person he was. We have the pleasure of knowing the Winners in Round Rock and know what a beautiful family they are. We would like to express our deepest condolences on your loss and pray your memories will comfort you in this difficult time. The Holst Family, Jason, Sandra and Austin

Heather Winner

June 14, 2013

I'm blessed that I had the honor of meeting such a wonderful loving man. A man who made sure his family was taken care of and always had a smile on his face. I remember how proud he was to show his pictures of his family and talk about the old days. One of my favorite things about him. Thanking you for welcoming me to your family and sharing your wonderful memories with me. You will always be in our hearts and prayers. We love you Grand-Pap

Darlene Fortner

June 14, 2013

Joanne so sorry for your loss.. Ray was a great man with a very good heart and will be truly missed! Love you both lots of hugs & kisses xoxo Darlene & Richard

Rick & Jane Neis

June 14, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Fred Coy

June 14, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Winner Family. Uncle Ray will never be forgotten and the love I have for him will always be in my heart. Alot of great memories that will never be forgotten.
The Coy Family

June 13, 2013

My condolences to the family of Mr. Raymond Winner. May you be comforted by reflecting on the many wonderful memories that you will cherish forever. Also you can look forward to God's promise to remove all causes of death and the heartaches it brings,

Your Girls

June 13, 2013

We had fun with you and we will miss you. We love you Grand-Pap and we will always remember you.

Your Great Grandaughters

June 13, 2013

Bill & Tina Howe

June 13, 2013

"He's in a better place though he will be missed. Our prayers go out to the family."