Kenneth E. Winland, 78, of Lorain, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018 at Mercy Regional Medical Center. He was born October 8, 1939 in Mt. Vernon, OH to the late Edwin and Ruth (nee-Vernon) Winland. Ken was a U.S. Army and Air Force Veteran. He retired from Ford Motor Company after 34 years of employment. Ken attended Cornerstone United Methodist Church in Elyria, along with others. He enjoyed coloring, watching baseball, where he was a Cleveland Indians fan. He also enjoyed watching car racing and going to Lorain County Speedway.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Caroline S. (Hunt): a son, Matt (Stephenie): a daughter, Heather Winland: grandchildren, Nicole, Katie and Justin and great grandchildren, Lexi, Kyrie and Clayton: brothers, Dennis (Donna) and Terry (Cheryl). He was preceded in death by a son, Brian Winland.
The family will receive friends Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 6:00 pm until the time of a Memorial Service at 8:00 pm at the Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 North Ridge Road, Sheffield Twp.. Burial with full military honors will be Friday at 2:00 pm at Ridgehill Memorial Park, Amherst.