News and Tribune


July 7, 2013

Winona June Hostetler

72; of New Washington

Funeral services for Winona June Hostetler, 72, of New Washington, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 11, at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington with burial to follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. She died Friday, July 5, 2013, at her home.

She was born on Oct. 26, 1940, in New Washington to Arthur and Mary Poole Willey. Winona was a former custodian for St. Catherine Regional Hospital, Ivy Tech and Wellstone Hospital and a hardcore IU basketball fan and she coached girls’ softball and basketball at New Washington High School. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in New Washington, past president of the East End Democrat Club and was very active in politics. She was a former member of the Washington Township board for a number of years and past member of the Eastern Star and English Shrine Guild.

Winona is survived by her husband of 48 years Bill Hostetler, sons, Mike Hostetler (Karen) of Charlestown, and Tony Hostetler (Lorinda) of Lexington, Ind.; grandchildren Ashley Hostetler, Walker Flinders, Hunter Hostetler and Mason Hostetler several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Chuck Miller, Ronnie, Ted, Keith and Bud Willey.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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