Diane V. Winebarger, 72, formerly of Lititz, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Conestoga View, Lancaster. Born in Ephrata, she was the daughter of Clara Mellinger Ruth of Ephrata and the late Albert Ruth. She was the wife of the late Gary M. Winebarger who died in 1992. Retired in 2008, Diane worked for RR Donnelley, Lancaster for 35 years. In her earlier years, Diane attended Lititz Church of the Brethren and she was a 1964 graduate of Ephrata High School. Her interests included going on cruises, movies and she loved to spend time with her family.
Surviving in addition to her mother are two children, Michele L. wife of Ken Meleski of Wisconsin and Brian K. Winebarger of Lititz, four grandchildren, Cody, Evan, Victoria and Ian, two sisters, Cindy L. wife of Tony D. Brandt of Carlisle and Kathy wife of Russell Thompson of Ephrata. She was preceded in death by a brother, Dennis Ruth.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her funeral service at the Buch Funeral Home, 21 Market Square, Manheim on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 10:30 AM. There will be a viewing at the funeral home on Saturday morning from 9:30 AM until the time of service. Interment in Hernley Mennonite Cemetery, Rapho Township. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may send contributions in Diane’s memory to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.