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“I was gone when Pauline passed away. I admire, enjoy, and respected her very much. Pauline was a woman with a lot of life and a lot of fun! ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Jicy Fiscus - Marissa, IL

“Oh my---to her family and my dear friends, I am so sorry for your loss. Just like with Mrs. Macke, your mother and family was like a part of my...Read More »
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“To a very special lady. We have known all of our lives. She was funny, caring and very special. Our hearts got out to each and everyone she has...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Connie Sauerwein - Columbia, IL

“Sorry to learn of this news. You all have our sympathy. I have great childhood memories crossing the alley and heading to Pauline's . Thinking of...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Bev and Stan Lewis - Marissa

“Cousins, So SORRY to learn about my Aunt Polly, who was the strongest and spunkiest little woman I'll ever know and an inspiration to me. Just...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Phyllis Van Frank - Lake Mary, FL

“Paula, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. She was the sweetest woman ever. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Dawn Baker - marissa, IL - friend

“Ken and I send our love and thoughts to all of you. This is a sad time for you - but you can also be glad your mother is now resting in the arms of...Read More »
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Pauline D., nee Wilson, Winter, 92, of Marissa, IL; born on May 12, 1922 in Tilden, IL; passed away on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at her home.

Mrs. Winter was a homemaker. She was baptized in the Methodist faith. She was a member of the Royal Neighbors. Pauline enjoyed fishing and was an avid bingo player. Above all Pauline was a good and loving mother.

She was preceded in death by her parents – Henry and Kate, nee Heiman, Wilson. Her husband Robert Winter whom she married on July 12, 1955 in Belleville, IL and who passed away on February 5, 2010. Also preceded by one grandson; one great-grandson; three brothers and one sister.

She is survived by her children – David (Judy) Owens of Foley, MO; Norman (Naomi) Owens of Marissa, IL; Pamela (John) Dahlem of Waterloo, IL; Paula (David) Owen of Marissa, IL. Also survived by nine grandchildren; forty great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren. One sister – Evelyn Kelly of Coulterville, IL. And numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Sunday, February 1, 2015 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Monday, February 2, 2015 from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Monday, February 2, 2015 with Rev. Harkness officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.