Wineland, 80, of Star City, Indiana, passed away at St. Francis Hospital,
Indianapolis, on October 27, 2017, surrounded by family.
Ed was born on
March 5, 1937, to Albert and Florence Wineland.
On July 10, 2004,
he married Julie (LaTour) Wineland, who survives.
He is also survived
by his son, Eddie (Brenda) Wineland, daughter Beth (Dan) Drotar, sisters
Betty Troup and Delores Erdei, and grandchildren Eddie (Amber) Wineland,
Sarah (Ryan) Peterson, Cory Wineland, Devin and Niles Drotar, and six
great-grandchildren. Also surviving in his step-family are Cathy (Tim)
Loosemore, Laurie (Stan) Kidd, Dennis LaTour, eight grandchildren, and 12
great-grandchildren. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in
death by his parents, first wife Casey, and his brother, Robert Wineland.
Ed had a zest for
life and had a large circle of family and friends who will miss the energy
he brought to every gathering. He loved his winters in the Arizona desert
where he made many lifetime friends.
There will be a
celebration of life at a later date.