Paul Jay Winkelvoss, 74, of Oakland, died from a massive heart attack while skiing on Wednesday, February 16, 2022. Born on May 22, 1947, in Pittsburgh, PA, he was a son of the late Roy and Phyllis Winkelvoss.
He graduated in 1965 from McKeesport High School, McKeesport, PA. He was then a pattern maker for General Motors, Lordstown, Ohio, for 34 years. He was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Oakland. Deep Creek Lake was his first love, and he spent every day he could water skiing, snow skiing, swimming or biking.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Karen Winkelvoss of Oakland; one daughter, Beth Bowers of Oakland; one daughter-in-law, Allison Winkelvoss of Upper Arlington, OH; one sister, Ruthann Stevenson of Stewart, FL; three grandsons, Tyler Bowers of Chambersburg, PA, Carter Bowers of Oakland, and Zeke Winkelvoss of Upper Arlington; and one granddaughter, Paige Winkelvoss of Upper Arlington.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Curt Winkelvoss, who died on February 22, 2013, at age 38, while skiing; and one brother, Frederick Winkelvoss.
Friends will be received at the C & S Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A., 21 N 2nd St., Oakland on Saturday, February 26, 2022, from 10 to 11 AM. A memorial service will be held at 11 AM with Rev. Dr. Matthew Paugh officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to any charity of the donor's choosing.
The C & S Fredlock Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Winkelvoss family.
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