Marie Frances Winger

JOHNSON CITY - Marie Frances Winger, age 85, of died Dec. 6, 2020, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, KS. She was born Aug. 1, 1935, in Johnson City, KS, the daughter of James LeRoy and Mary Frances (Wallace) Collings. Marie graduated from Stanton County High School. While in high school, she met Richard Winger and they married on June 6, 1954, in Johnson City, KS. Marie and Dick moved to the family homestead in 1960 where she gave art lessons. She would sell her crafts at craft fairs and also on consignment.

She is survived by sons, Jeff Winger of Starkville, MS, and Mark Winger of Colby, KS; daughters, Melodie Casey of Johnson City, KS, Kim Tucker of Johnson City, KS, and Susan Johnson of Garden City, KS; 19 grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Richard; and son, Stacey Winger.

Memorial graveside service will be Dec. 12, 2020 at 3 p.m. at Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson City, KS. Masks and social distancing are required. The service may also be viewed live on Garnand Funeral Home Facebook page. Memorials may be given to Fields Memorial Wesleyan Church in care of Garnand Funeral Home, PO Box 715, Johnson, KS 67855. Condolences may be posted at

Posted online on December 08, 2020