Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

September 16, 2013

Todd LeVon Winters, 53

The Batesville Herald-Tribune

---- — Former businessman Todd LeVon Winters, 53, Loveland, Ohio, and formerly of Batesville and Milan, passed away Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Hospice of Cincinnati following a lengthy illness.

The son of LeVon and Joan (Ashcraft) Winters was born Wednesday, Aug. 24, 1960, in Batesville. He was married to Lee (Eckert) Winters, who survives.

Todd owned and operated Winters Insurance in Milan and Batesville for several years. The 1978 East Central High School graduate was a trumpet player in the band. In Milan, he was a St. Paul Lutheran Church member and Milan Town Board former member. In Batesville, he was a Hillcrest Country Club former member and a Rotary Club charter member. Todd was an avid Colts fan and loved cars and motorcycles, but his children were his special thing in life.

Todd is survived by his wife; son Jacob Winters, Loveland; daughter Madison Winters, Batesville; parents, Milan; mother-in-law Nancy Giannella, Loveland; father-in-law and wife John and Carol Eckert, Seattle; uncle Charles Ashcraft and wife Ruth, Versailles; and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his sister and brother-in-law Jody and Bill Karst.

Visitation will be Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. funeral services with the Rev. Harris Long officiating at Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home, Milan. Burial will follow in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery north of Milan. Memorials may be made to PAAIN (People Assisting Animals In Need), Batesville; or Hospice of Cincinnati. The online register book may be signed at