Pat Winchell 90, of Santa Claus

Pat Winchell 90, of Santa Claus, IN. died on August 30, 2023 at home surrounded by his loving family.

Pat was born June 18, 1933 in Rockport, to Charles and Murn Winchell. He graduated from Rockport High School in 1951, attended Franklin College and served in the U.S. Army for two years. Pat worked for Indiana Bell, retired from Lake Rudolph, was a Justice of the Peace in Spencer County, and a entrepreneur.       

Pat enjoyed playing cards, boating and spending time watching his grandchildren and great grandchildren play sports.

Pat is survived by his wife of 71 years Shirley (Rudy) Winchell, three sons Rike (Ruthie), Tim (Cindy) and Doug (Joanie). Grandchildren Jade Winchell, Jennifer Knox, Jessica Winchell, Stephanie Fuchs, Lacy Holderfield, Nathan Winchell and 11 great grand children.

A Private Graveside Service is planned. Memorial contributions may be made to the Heritage Hills Quarterback Club, P.O. Box 3, Santa Claus, IN. 47579
   Fuller Funeral Home ( is handling arrangements.