Faith M. Hinkley, age 92, of Austin, Minn., and formerly of Winona, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at her home in Austin.
She was born on March 4, 1927, in St. Charles, Minn., to Neil Francis and Mathilda (Reed) Hinkley. While living in Winona, Faith was employed with ORC Industries, attended Central (Wesley) United Methodist Church, and she volunteered with the Winona Senior Friendship Center.
After retiring, Faith resided with several group homes in Southern Minnesota, the most recent being in Austin. While in Austin, Faith participated in many activities, including dance classes, and she especially looked forward to going on various day trips. One of her most memorable trips was to New York City, where she was able to see the World Trade Center and the Statue of Liberty.
Faith is survived by her brother, Neil Allen (Lillian) Hinkley; brother-in-law, Gale Hill; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her brothers and sisters, Robert (Bonna) Hinkley, Etta (Virgil) Hoy, Helen (William) Bruss, Jessie (Clifford) Babcock, Vonnie Hill, and Anna Marie (Marlen) Riddle.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2019, at the Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home. Pastor Deb Bebout will officiate. Faith will be laid to rest in the Fremont Scottish Cemetery.
Faith’s family would like to express their thanks to all those who gave her loving care over the last several years.
Online condolences or memories may be left for Faith’s family at www.watkowski-mulyck.com.
Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.