L ewis Wayne Winning, 74, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, at his home, surrounded by his family, following a long illness.
Born on July 12, 1936, in Granville, he was the son of the late Kenneth and Mildred (Chadwick) Winning.
He was a self-employed logger and was a member of the Northeastern Loggers Association and the New York State Timber Producers Association. He served in the U.S. Army for 3 1/2 years and drove trucks for Goddard Transportation.
He enjoyed camping, hiking, fishing, square dancing and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Ethel (Steves) Winning; a son, Kenneth Lee Winning of Fair Haven, Vt.; a daughter, Marie Bogart of Granville; four grandchildren, Jennifer and Kenneth Winning of Fair Haven, Vt., and Carrie and Scott Bogart of Granville; one brother, Robert Winning of Gloversville; and one sister, Stella (Winning) Mickel of Whitehall.
At his request, there will be no calling hours.
Lewis will be cremated and graveside services will be held at the North Granville Cemetery on Wednesday, Nov. 3, at 1 p.m. conducted by the Rev. Roberta Proper.
Immediately following the services, a gathering will be held at his home in Whitehall.