1 ; ; Sgt. VanWinkle Dies InVietnam CRAB . ORCHARD (Spl.) -Sergeant -Sergeant Curtiss VanWinkle, 27, Route 1, Stanford, was accidentally accidentally killed on July 12 in Vietnam, It was reported here today that Sgt. VanWinkle and a buddy were returning from patrol when a rifle that was thrown into the jeep accidentally went off and shot the sergeant He was born October 13, 1943 In Stanford and was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence VanWinkle. Other survivors are, three sisters, Roberta Jean VanWinkle, at home, Mrs.- Mrs.- Mildred Allen, Amelia Ohio and Mrs. Shirley Davenport of Knoxville, Tenn.; three brothers, Wayne, Billy and Jo Van Winkle, all at home. Funeral services will be conducted conducted at 2 .o'clock Thursday afternoon at Howard Funeral Home here. Burial will be . at Ephesus Cemetery. Military rites will be said at graveside. The body will arrive at the funeral home late today where friends may call Wednesday.