James Edward Winklesky, 75, Lenexa, Kansas passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2019. Cremation with no service planned. Inurnment will be at a later date in Fort Sill National Cemetery Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com
James was born in Bremerton, Washington on November 22, 1943 to Lester James and Agnes (Tycz) Winklesky. He graduated from high school and attended Columbia College, Columbia, Missouri receiving two Masters Degrees. James retired from the United States Army as a Lieutenant Colonel. He enjoyed fishing, playing golf and watching Notre Dame Football. He liked to spend time with his special dog, a Yorkie named Nitro. James will be missed by family and friends.
James was preceded in death by his parents and daughter Jennifer Winklesky. He is survived by his children: Christina Henry, Ardmore, Oklahoma, Michelle (Brad) Mann, Gardner, Kansas, James Bradley (Jamie) Winklesky, Acworth, Georgia; brothers Richard Winklesky, Switzerland and Robert Winklesky, Utah and five grandchildren.