August 30, 1979 - April 12, 2016
Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 2-5 p.m., 5610 Tucker Road, Centerburg, OH
Keith Carl Winkler, age 36, of Centerburg, OH, died peacefully at home Tuesday, April 12, 2016. He was born to Mark and Connie Winkler, August 30, 1979 in Columbus, OH. He graduated from Centerburg High School in 1998 and Columbus State in 2000 in computer technology. Keith had Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and met the challenges of this disease every day of his journey with a smile and (sometimes a frown) on his face. He had a quirky sense of humor and enjoyed interacting with friends and family. He loved to collect Hot Wheels cars and all things Star Wars (R2-D2 being his favorite). He enjoyed life to his fullest potential and will be sorely missed by all those who knew him. Survived by his parents, Mark and Connie Winkler; grandfather, Ed Bumpus; grandmother, Maria Winkler; his uncles and aunts; numerous cousins and friends. Preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert Winkler and grandmother, Yukiko Bumpus. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, April 16th from 2-5 p.m. at 5610 Tucker Road, Centerburg. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to the Centerburg Public Library, 49 E. Main Street, Centerburg, OH 43011. Arrangements by JOHNSON-MELICK-MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, Centerburg, OH.