Steven Ronald Wineinger, 63, of Woodruff Street, Hamden, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2011 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Born in Fredericksburg, Indiana on January 2, 1948; son of the late Eugene Wineinger and Laurel Eckleberry Zeender. Steven had worked for the Henry G. Thompson Company of New Haven for 15 years and later for Harbor Health Services, Inc. of Branford. Steven enjoyed spending time with his family; was and avid Boston Red Sox and Yale University Hockey fan, and enjoyed watching his niece and nephew basketball games. Loving brother of Richard K. (Maureen) Zeender of Northford, Nancy (Robert) Ruys of Wallingford and Susan B. Zeender of North Haven. Loving uncle of Adam & Eric Zeender, Justin Feldman, Jennifer & Kevin Ruys. Also survived by his stepmother, Carolyn Wineinger Naugel and brothers Brett and Max Wineinger and a sister Gina wineinger all of Indiana. What we have once enjoyed we could never lose; all that we love deeply becomes a part of us.
Private funeral services have been entrusted to the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue. There will be no visiting hours. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family in the In Memoriam Cemetery, Wallingford. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Harbor Health Services, Inc., 14 Sycamore Way, Branford, CT 06405.