Gregory Allen Van Winkle was born August 4th, 1949. He departed this life on April 30, 2019 at his home, being 69 years old. He was the son of the late Elgin & Nora (McHone) Van Winkle. Greg is survived by his wife LeeAnn (Thomas) Van Winkle and his seven children, Tony (girlfriend Mary Gray), Scotty, John (Mandy Bowman), Nina (John Messer), Brooklyn (Dallas), Hunter, Emily, and Billy. His grandchildren, Danielle, Ty, Seth, Karley, Luke, Joe, Tyler, Raelynn, Alexia, Ryan and Adalynn and four great grandchildren. Greg is also survived by his sisters, Veronica Allison, Barbara (Mike) Gay, Lorraine Gay, Donna Alexander, and honorary brothers, Adrian Shanks and Gary Rose. Greg was preceded in death by his great grandson, Matthew Rader, brother in law Jim Allison, brother in law Doug Alexander and nephew, Darren Gay.
A celebration of life for Greg Van Winkle will be 2:00 PM Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Jack Martin and Grant Martin officiating. Burial to follow with his last cruise of classic cars to take him home at the Greg Van Winkle Family Cemetery on Hwy 421 at Clover Bottom. Pallbearers: James Harrison, Dennis Chadwell, Shane Garrett, Gary Lee Cates, Paul Baker and Doug Foster. Honorary pallbearers: Adrian Shanks, Larry Tillery, Ronald
Robertson, Gary Rose, Harvey Conners, Joe Holland and Jerry Reed. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com