Sie Winz


(Jan. 25, 2006)

Funeral services are scheduled Saturday, Jan. 28 at 10 a.m. at St. Barbara’s Catholic Church for Winfred (Sie) Winz, 89, Powell, who died Wednesday morning, Jan. 25 at the Powell Valley Hospital.

Father Pete Johnson will officiate. Cremation has taken place, and burial of cremains will be at Crown Hill Cemetery.

He was born Oct. 12, 1916, in Naponee, Nebr., son of Silas Winz and Louise (Schuelie) Winz. He grew up and attended schools in Nebraska before moving to Wyoming and making Powell his home about 70 years ago.

He married Agnes Thomas July 29, 1950, in Fromberg, Mont. They had two sons, Frank and Thomas.

For many years he was a truck driver and mechanic for Dick Jones Trucking Co. in Powell.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing and yardwork and tending to his squirrels.

Survivors include his wife, Agnes of Powell; and sons Frank and Thomas, both of Powell.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Gerald (Choc) Winz, Ivin Winz and Virgile Winz.

Arrangements are under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home.