Reverend Wineva Kathryn Hankamer

In Loving Memory

Reverend Wineva Kathryn Hankamer

1/7/1946 - 4/27/2017

Reverend Wineva Kathryn Hankamer, 71, of Alvin, TX passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017 in Webster, TX. She was born January 7, 1946 to Jess Hankamer and Olivia Madera Hankamer in Alvin, TX.

After many years serving at various churches in the Houston and Beaumont area, she retired from the United Methodist Church in 2014. She was selfless and patient and enjoyed helping others.

She worked with many ministries and mission groups including the UM Army, Deaf Ministry, Mission U and has participated in mission trips to Ecuador, Honduras, Costa Rica and Haiti.

Wineva was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her four brothers, Jorge Hankamer, Noel Hankamer, Nathan (Ted) Hankamer and Orville Hankamer; many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews; countless cousins and many adopted family members.

A memorial service will be held at First United Methodist Church on 611 W. South Street in Alvin Texas on May 6, 2017 at 11:00 A.M.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to either the Deaf Ministry of the Methodist Church or to Best Friends Animal Society in Kanab Utah.  Two of Wineva‚Äôs favorite causes.

Condolences may be sent to the Hankamer family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral Home at www.jeterfuneralhome.com.