Pharos-Tribune

November 12, 2012

Rebecca Winn


INDIANAPOLIS — Rebecca Winn, 80, of Indianapolis, passed away at 10:42 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at Castleton-Millers Senior Living Community in Indianapolis.

Born Aug. 22, 1932, in Lucerne, she was the daughter of the late Paul R. and Marguerite Helmick Winn.

Rebecca was a 1950 graduate of Culver High School, and she also was a graduate of the Methodist Hospital School of Nursing.

She retired as a registered nurse from Community Hospitals in Indianapolis after 37 years. Rebecca was an avid IU basketball and Bobby Knight fan who enjoyed playing bridge and taking care of her beloved pets.

Survivors include her brother, Paul E. Winn and wife, Joyce, of Culver; and sister, Ruth Hougland of Indianapolis. She was also survived by several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by sisters, Martha Mitchell and June Crimmins.

There will be no visitation.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Zion Cemetery in Lucerne with Pastor Robert Metzger officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Homes, Royal Center Chapel.

Online condolences and personal remembrances may be made to the Winn family at www.harrisonmetzger.com.