Stella Peveto Winter

Stella Peveto Winter, 72, of Orange, died Sunday, May 27, at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, June 1, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Burial will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery in West Orange.

Visitation will be from 6:30 to 9 p.m., Thursday, May 31, at the Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Born in Port Arthur, on July 6, 1939, Stella was the daughter of James Cordell Peveto and Odell Nimitz. She worked for Orange County for 22 years, retiring as District Clerk.

Preceded in death by her parents, Stella is survived by her husband of 49 years, Charles Winter; daughter, Lori Winter Jackson of Houston; grandchildren, Jamie Wilkinson Mathew and husband Rory, Jared Jackson; great-grandchild, Rodri Mathew; sisters, Susan Peveto Oliver and Sandra Peveto Faulk; nephew, Steve Faulk; and nieces, Liz Faulk Hogan, Lana Faulk, Suzette Monk Walsh, and Sharon Kay Oliver.

The family would like to send a special thank you to Kami Wright RN and Mary Mikins of Encompass Home Health, as well as the ICU unit at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas, including Dr. Sukhavasi and Dr. Abdullah.