Catherine Aileen Wrinkle

November 12, 1928 - June 13, 2022

Catherine Aileen Wrinkle

Catherine Aileen Wrinkle, age 93, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 10:15 a.m. on Monday, June 13, 2022, at her home. She was born November 12, 1928, in Stone County, Missouri, the daughter of Boyd and Esther (Sloan) Steele.

Aileen was a 1946 graduate of Marionville High School, Marionville, Missouri. Aileen was a dairy farmer, antique dealer, and the owner of Dillard’s Drug Store in Aurora. She was a member of the Aurora Baptist Temple Church.

On January 25, 1947, she married Harold Clinton Wrinkle, in Columbus, Kansas. He preceded her in death on February 15, 1993.

Aileen is survived by her son, Randy Wrinkle and his wife, Carol, of Verona, Missouri; four grandchildren, Ronda Elliott and her husband, Gene, of Aurora, James Wrinkle, of Aurora, Sarah Rafferty and her husband, Matt, of Homer, Alaska, and Jason Scanga and his wife, Katie, of Colorado Springs, Colorado; six great-grandchildren, Emily Johnson and her husband Tyler, of Verona, Hunter Wrinkle of Aurora, Lee Ann Wright and her husband, Colton, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, Madison Elliott of Aurora, and Ethan and Quentin Scanga of Colorado Springs; one great-great granddaughter, Carlee Wright of Mt. Vernon and great-great grandbaby, Johnson, on the way and several nieces and nephews.

Aileen was preceded in death by her parents, Boyd, and Esther; husband, Harold; son, Ron Wrinkle and his wife, Joyce and two brothers, Bob Steele and his wife, Sue and Jim Steele and his wife, Ann.

The family would like to thank all the nurses and doctors with Integrity Hospice for all of their caring and loving support for Aileen.

A visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 16, 2022, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora with a funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made payable to the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, or Integrity Hospice in care of the funeral home.