Gladys L. VanWinkle, 72, of Bloomfield passed away at 7:23 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008 at Bloomington Hospital.
Born September 21, 1936 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Orval and Olive (Heaton) Vandeventer.
She was a Homemaker and a member of the Westside Trinity Pentecostal Church in Bloomington.
She is survived by one son, Roger VanWinkle and his wife Odetta; one daughter, Barbara Gholson and husband, Jerry, all of Bloomfield; four grandchildren Levi VanWinkle and his wife Kim, Shanan VanWinkle and his wife Ashley, Katie VanWinkle, and Jack VanWinkle; one great-grandson, Israel VanWinkle.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester A. VanWinkle on Jan. 21, 2003; one grandson, Davis Alan Gholson; and her parents.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and 10 a.m. until the hour of service at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home with Rev. Charles Evans officiating. Interment will follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens in Bloomington.