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Reginald "Reggie" Winfrey

December 30, 1963 — May 24, 2022

Reginald "Reggie" Winfrey

Lexington – Reginald “Reggie” Winfrey, 58, of Lexington, passed away at 11:40 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Carle BroMenn Medical Center.

His funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home in Bloomington. A visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the memorial home. Memorial contributions may be left to his family.

Reggie was born on December 30, 1963 in Chicago, a son to Harvey and Dorothy (Benton) Winfrey. He married Heidi Peden on April 28, 2006 in McLean County.

Surviving are his wife, Heidi Winfrey of Lexington; children, Albertina “Ally” Winfrey of Lexington and Candace McAfee of Chicago; one grandson and one granddaughter; his mother, Minnie Winfrey of Mississippi; siblings, Regina Winfrey of Georgia and Eddie English of Ohio; best friend, Vern Owens of Lexington; nieces, Tanisha Benson of Normal, Tajania Herring of Georgia, Kimberly (Chris) Knell of Lexington, Savannah Funk of Atlanta, and Sara (Tyler) Martin of Lexington; nephews, Evan Peden of Normal, Jeremy (Elizabeth) Peden, Jr., of Bloomington, and Kenny Funk of Lexington; sisters-in-law, Holly Guiden of Lexington, Christine Peden of Normal, Betty Nolan of Minier, and Rosie Peden of Oklahoma; brothers-in-law, Jeremy (Alisha) Peden, Sr. of Lexington, Austin (MacKenzie) Peden of Lexington, and Don Gray of Bloomington; mother-in-law, Brenda Peden of Lexington; and several great-nieces, great-nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Barbara Benson, and brother-in-law, Darnell Guiden.

Reggie worked for Freedom Oil (for his favorite boss, Bill Bishop) and for Illinois Wesleyan University in maintenance for many years. He was loved very much and will be truly missed.

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Visitation

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

2:00 - 4:00pm (Eastern time)

Kibler - Brady - Ruestman Memorial Home

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Starts at 4:00pm (Eastern time)

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