Steven Lynn Winch, age 53, of Clear Lake, MN, died Friday, March 26, 2021 at his home. A graveside service will be held Friday, April 9, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Rosehill Cemetery in Winnebago, MN, with Pastor David Harms officiating. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements. Please leave online condolences at

Steven was born November 20, 1967 at the Wells Hospital to parents Preston and Shirley (Franklin) Winch.  He graduated from Buffalo High School, the class of 1986.  He was a long time employee of Century Link in the St. Cloud area.  Steve was an avid hunter and fisherman and hosted Foosball Tournaments weekly.  He was very fond of his hunting dogs.

He is survived by his siblings: brother, Richard (Shari) Winch of Wells, MN, 2 sisters: Kathy (Jim) Thofson of Wells, MN, and Linda (Brian) Plys of Ramsey, MN; 7 nieces and nephews: Alex (Afton) Thofson of Minnesota Lake, MN, Justin (Sara) Glines of Andover, MN, Crystal (Dan) Engen of St. Francis, MN, Philip Kuether of Marietta, GA, Ashley Glines of Isanti, MN, Jillian Kuether of Marieta, GA, Leah Winch of Wells, MN; 9 great-nieces and nephews: Hazel Kuether, Bria and Henlee Thofson, Nolan Glines, Hunter and Kayla Engen, Alexis, Carson and Blake Engen.

He was preceded in death by his father Preston, mother Shirley Rumsey (Jan, 2021) and sister Debra Kuether, (July, 2020).