L. Wintersteen, 97, formerly of Danville PA, passed away on Sunday, November
4, 2018 at Nursing and Rehabilitation at The Mansion in Sunbury PA. He was
born October 19, 1921 in Danville PA the son of the late Grover and Essa
employed as a laborer at Cabinet Works in Danville for 12 years as well as
South Coast Lumber Company for 11 years. In earlier years, he was with the
Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) which was a public work relief program that
operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States for unemployed, unmarried
men. Along with others, he helped build Skyline Drive in Virginia.
was of the Methodist faith.
a Boy Scout leader for several years and enjoyed working on cars, gardening
and especially enjoyed tending to fruit trees.
is survived by one sister, Ruth Fox of Northumberland PA as well as numerous
nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by five brothers; Warren,
Russell, James, Fred and Doyle and one sister, Arminta Wright.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Service to be held
on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 3:00 PM at Kase Cemetery in Riverside PA
with Pastor Patricia Bollinger officiating. The family will provide
flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to Mt. Pleasant United Methodist
Church 968 Renns Road Sunbury PA 17801.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA.