Meadville Tribune

July 21, 2013

Winton L. Flaugh

Meadville Tribune

GUYS MILLS — Winton L. Flaugh, 97, of Guys Mills, died at home Sunday, July 21, 2013.

He was born Sept. 4, 1915, in Rockdale Township, a son of Carl and Mina Perkins Flaugh. He married Gladys Woodcock on Feb. 22, 1947, and she preceded him in death May 2, 1980.

He retired from American Viscose Corp. in 1980 after 35 years of service. He was a member of United Evangelical Free Church of Guys Mills. He enjoyed spending his winters at the Canoe Creek Campground in St. Cloud, Fla. He also enjoyed riding his bike. He would ride about four to five miles daily until he was about 90 years old and then he switched to his stationary bike indoors.

He is survived by two daughters, Judy Heim and her husband, Tom, of Coraopolis, and Joan Flaugh of Strongsville, Ohio; two sons, Jack Flaugh and his wife, Cindy, of Meadville, and John Flaugh and his companion, Debra Ketler, of Meadville; and three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Willard, Kenneth and Max Flaugh; and two sisters, Phyllis Thomas and his twin sister, Winona Bradley.

A private family graveside service will be held in Union Cemetery, Guys Mills.

Arrangements are under the direction of Robert W. Waid Funeral Home Inc., 581 Chestnut St., Meadville.

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