Winifred “Winnie” Fetter

January 17, 1931 ‒ November 25, 2016

Marion, Ohio

Winifred “Winnie” Fetter, age 85 of Marion, passed away on Friday November 25, 2016 at her home.

Winnie was born on January 17, 1931 in Marion, the daughter of William Hobart and Mary Louise (Culp) Daly. Winnie attended Harding High School and graduated in the class of 1949. Winnie was a devoted homemaker and in recent years her most cherished title was “GG” to her beloved great grandchildren.

Winnie was united in marriage to Richard E. Fetter on June 10, 1949. Together they shared 51 years until he preceded her in death on November 27, 2000.

She is survived by her children: Connie (Darrell) Kraner, Dick (Peggy) Fetter, Jr., Pam (Randy) Goare, Deb Fetter and Julie (Tom) Hoover; grandchildren: Tammy Alexander, Allison (Kevin) Fetter-Harrott, Kimberly (Jason) Campbell and Lindsey (Luke) Henry; 8 great grandchildren; her sister Barbara Daly and special daughters: Cindy Ralph-Cocherl & family and Ana DeCamargo & family.

Winnie is preceded in death by her parents, husband Richard E. Fetter, Sr.; granddaughter Sara Fetter and her brother Gary Lee Daly.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday November 29, 2016 at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 241 S Prospect St, Marion from 4PM to 7PM; Funeral services will be Wednesday at Emanuel Lutheran Church at 10:30AM with Pastor Kevin Kehn officiating; Burial will be in Marion Cemetery.

The Fetter family would like to extend their sincerest appreciation to Joyce’s Angels for their loving care to Winnie and all of the family.

If so desired, donations may be made to Joyce’s Angels, Ohio Health Hospice, Marion County Relay for Life or Emanuel Lutheran Church.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to be serving the Fetter family and condolences may be expressed to their family by visiting

  • I love how your Mom and Dad treated me like family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Your Mom was amazing. I’m sorry for your loss.
    Johnna Drozdowski

  • I am heartbroken to hear of Winnie’s passing. I always felt welcome and loved by her, like one of her family. Prayers to the family , sending love to you all during this time.

  • To the family,
    So sorry for your loss.
    Winnie will be missed.
    My older sister, Mary Ann Forry Mullaney
    Baby sat the 2 oldest while Mary Ann was still in Morral.

  • Sorry to hear of your loss. May you hold the memories close as they are treasures that can’t be replaced. Prayers with you all during this time.

  • I’m so sorry for the loss of your Mom, prayers for the Fetter families, through this painful heartbreak.

  • Am very sorry for the loss of Winnie..She was an awesome woman and we had some very good talks and many cups of coffee and a few lunches in the last few years..I will miss her and seeing all of the girls at her house…Sending prayers for all of you

  • We send our thoughts & prayers for the loss of a
    loved one. You’ll never be forgotten “Winnie”. You
    was at the Relay For Life in Marion while we walked for our Susie. God Bless the Fetter Family.

  • I feel so blessed to have known Winnie and her wonderful family. I loved her smile, her hugs and her spirit. Thank you for allowing me to help care for her in her final days. Heaven has certainly gained a Beautiful Angel and will be looking forward to be reunited with her some day.

  • What a blessing this woman was to so many. In a world where we see so many teaching us how not to be Winnie was one who always showed us how to be. Loving, caring, supportive and honest. Always thinking of others. I will forever be greatful for her and her family. You will be missed.

  • Winnie was a wonderful person and she will truly be missed. She is in a better place with God now. I will pray for the great family she left behind.

  • Winnie will be missed she was a wonderful person to care for. Deepest sympathy to Winnies family. She was such an angel. She is in a better place now. Thanks for letting me care for her in her final hours. She left beautiful footprints on my heart. What awesome lady. Blessings to the family.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs Fetter was a very special person who always had time for anyone no matter who they were. She will be missed.

  • To all of Winnie’s family. I knew Winnie for a very long time and she was always a person that no matter when you saw her she was very down to earth and always the same in the way she treated you. Very nicely. She will be missed by everyone who knew her. My deepest sympathies go out to all of her family and may God help them through this sorrowful time.

    Norma (Jackie) Danner and Deb and Rick