|Angeletta Tilghman Winters
ANGELETTA TILGHMAN WINTERS
Angeletta "Angie" was born on October 1, 1927 in Washington, D.C. to the late Charles
and Clara Tilghman.
Angeletta attended St. Cyprian Catholic School. She went on to graduate from Central
High School (45). In her later years she attended the University of the District of
Columbia and was six credits from an Associates Degree. Angie worked at HUD
(Housing and Urban Development) for 26 years.
At an early age, Angie and her late husband, Lawrence R. Winters,Sr. were joined in
matrimony on August 4, 1947 in Washington, D.C.
Angeletta departed this life on June 4, 2011 from a long illness. She was preceeded in
death by one son, Joseph Richard Sr., three sisters, "Ruth" Evelyn Howell, "Clara"
Agatha Durbin, "Clementine" Dorothea Lewis, eight brothers, Joseph Mathias, Leo
Celestine, Bernadine Humphreys, Cyprian Olave, Leander Kentigren, Maurice
Bartholomew, Sr., Anthony Angelo, and Arcadius "Steve".
Angeletta is survived by her loving and devoted children, Lawrence "Carmelita", Marjorie
Karim, Jonetta, Romonde "Michelle", daughter-in-law Mary Frances, 11 grandchildren,
10 great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Friday, June 17, 2011. Visitation at 10 a.m.
Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Cyprian/Holy Comforter Catholic Church, 1357 East Capitol St.
S.E., Washington, D.C. 20003. Monsignor Pope officiating.
Published in The Washington Post on June 16, 2011