Erwin Leo Wind, Sr., 96, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2015. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bernard and Rosa Wind; first wife, Leona Till Wind; brothers, Henry, I.B., Bill, Clement and Herman; and sisters, Mollie, Margaret and Anne. Erwin is survived by his loving wife of 14 years, Ethel Wind and seven stepchildren; sons, Charles Wind, Erwin Wind, Jr. and wife, Susan, Harlon Wind and Kirk Wind; daughters, Melinda Caperton and husband, Charlie, Nerissa Korenek and husband, Ken; grandchildren, Greg, Stephanie, Troy, Dustin, Jason, Jody, and Kristi; great grandchildren, Tyler, Dylan, Brooklyn, Blayne and Preston; and a host of other family and friends.
A visitation and Rosary for Erwin was held Friday, October 30, 2015 from 6:00 until 8:00 pm with a Rosary recited at 6:30 pm at Clayton Funeral Home, 5530 W. Broadway, Pearland, Texas 77581. The funeral mass took place Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 10:30 am at St. Helen Catholic Church, 2209 Old Alvin Rd., Pearland, Texas 77581 with Father Hieu Nguyen officiating. Interment took place at St. Michael Catholic Cemetery in Weimar, Texas. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to M.D.Anderson or St Helen Capital Campaign.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.claytonfuneralhome.com.