John C. Winter, 64, Hoxie, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at Hays Med Center.

He was born Dec. 6, 1954, in Hoxie to Joseph D. Winter, Jr., and Agnes (Campbell) Winter. He was a 1973 graduate of Sheridan County High School.

He was a lifetime farmer and avid hunter. He was employed by Hoxie Sprayers the last several years.

Survivors include his mother, Hoxie; a sister, Mary Lou Jones and husband, Randall, Colby; a brother, Vic Winter and wife, Joan, Ellis; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father; three brothers, Dan, Mike and David Winter; and a nephew, Brad Winter.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, Hoxie; inurnment will be in Hoxie City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the church.

A rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Sheridan County Amusement Company in care of the funeral home.

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