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Michiyo Wintermyer

Michiyo (Mihata) Wintermyer, 86, born January 17, 1933 in Moji, Japan, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019.

In Saitozaki, Japan, while walking along a dirt path, she met the love of her life, George Wintermyer. They married, moved to the U.S. and finally settled in Lakewood,Ohio where she enjoyed raising her children and watching her grandchildren grow. Michiyo was an accomplished wife, mother, seamstress, and well known for her culinary skills. Together, she and her husband George spent the last 8 years in the Portage Lakes area. 

She was preceded in death by her parents. Michiyo is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, George Wintermyer; son, John (Antionette) Wintermyer; daughters, Wanda (Darel) Schartman, Irene Wintermyer, Cathy (Eric) Bacher, Barbara (Phil) Karayan, Sandy Boggs; grandchildren, Jodi (Ryan) Modica, Melissa (Ian) Downey, Donald (April) Schartman, David Wintermyer, Joshua Wintermyer, Daniel Boggs, Abigail Bacher, Hannah Karayan; great grandchildren, Tyler Cehelnik, Noah Schartman.

Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3326 Manchester Rd, Akron on Sunday, June 23, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.m. Private burial at the family’s convenience at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Michiyo Wintermyer’s memory to

St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


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Guestbook

A MONET'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was ordered on June 21, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was ordered on June 21, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

Dear George and family, I am sorry for your loss. Mich was always so kind to me and I will miss her too. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Corinne Bacher

Corinne Bacher Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

A WATER COLOR WREATH was ordered on June 20, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jun 20 2019 12:00 AM

Condolences to the entire family. May the sadness which you experience now be comforted by great fond memories. May the loyal love of Almighty God be with you all. Warm Christian Love.

O.P Parker Jun 20 2019 12:00 AM

Mrs Wintermyer was a kind and sweet lady and I am grateful for the opportunity to have met her. Her daughter Sandy is my best friend and former co worker.I pray for the family that they may find peace. Nancy Markuszka

nancy markuszka Jun 20 2019 12:00 AM

A TROPICAL DISH GARDEN WITH FRESH FLOWERS was ordered on June 20, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jun 20 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michiyo Wintermyer

Janet and Mike Van Jun 19 2019 12:00 AM

A GARDEN PATH was sent on June 19, 2019

So sorry to hear of the great loss to your family Ed /Sherry Starcovic and Family

Expression of Sympathy Jun 19 2019 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss, prayers and hugs to you all.

Janet and Mike Van Jun 19 2019 12:00 AM

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