Elmer R. Winckler, 92, of Wakonda, SD, formerly of Menno, SD passed away Tuesday, September 11 at the Wakonda Heritage Manor/Avera in Wakonda.
Elmer was born July 19, 1926 in Scotland, SD to Samuel and Elsie (Bauder) Winckler, he attended school in Scotland and had a love for farming, growing businesses and a great ability to build anything he envisioned.
He is survived by four sons: Harlan (Bonnie) of Casper, WY, Loren (Rose) of Clearwater, FL, Clyde (Kim) of Casper, WY and Dennis (Judy) of Greenville, TN, 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Friday, September 14 at the Salem Reform Church in Menno, SD with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow at the Gracehill Cemetery in Tripp, SD. The Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion, SD is handling the arrangements.