Wendy Jo Winders

Wendy Jo Winders, age 62, of Arkdale, Wisconsin passed away Monday, November 26, 2018, at her home.

Wendy was born May 8, 1956, in Madison, Wisconsin to Charles and Nellie Cornell.

Wendy worked as a cook for most of her life in various restaurants throughout Wisconsin. She also was a welder and worked in many other industries.

Wendy also enjoyed riding horses, playing pool, listening to music, watching the Packers, gardening, playing Euchre, cooking for family, attending her grandchildren’s sporting events, spending time with her family and friends and helping anyone and everyone that she could in any way.

Wendy is survived by her son Corey (Tammy Murphy) Winders; her daughter Lacey (Ike) McWaters; her grandchildren; Robert, Colton and Jarric; her significant other Tim Reutter; her niece Terri (Paula) Defliger; her brother John (Joan) Cornell; her brother Merv (Louise) Cornell; her sister Pat Brooks; along with many other nieces, nephews, and other family members and great friends.

Wendy was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Nellie Cornell; lifelong special friend, Ken Raines; sister, Sharon Winchel and nephew, Todd Defliger.

Memorial services will be 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 1, 2018, at Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Father David Mowers will officiate. Visitation will be 1:00 p.m. until the time of service on Saturday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home.

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    Lacey and family,
    I was so sad when I heard you lost your Mom. She was a great woman. I remember all the times we spent together while you and Jacob were in TaeKwonDo together. Keep all those good memories close. Thinking of you all.
    Melissa (Hachtel) Whitworth

  2. Valerie Borck (raines) says:

    OH YEAH,

  3. Valerie Borck (raines) says:

    To EVERYONE WHO IS RELATED to Wendy Winders, or friends that knew Wendy for years, just know, Wendy always loved BIG! ..she had a heart that loved to care for people. very genuine person. Love you lady, I will miss you much.
    Lacey, you have been blessed with a very special mom! I’m sure she rested knowing you will be ok, because she raised you to be a strong woman. Ike is a good man and he will take good care of you for your mom. 🙂
    prayers for us all..

  4. Kathryn L NEWSOM says:

    condolences to Wendy Jo’s family, hugs to you all