Oswald Le Winter 81, of Holly Hill, died peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, after an extended illness. His loved ones will hold a private memorial service in San Francisco. Please sign the families’ online guestbook at www.dukesharleyfuneralhome.com
Mr. Le Winter was born April 2, 1931, in Vienna, Austria a son the late Louis and Regina Mandel Le Winter. He received a B.A. Degree from University of California, Berkley and a Master Degree from San Francisco State College. Mr. Le Winter worked as an English instructor at Penn State University. In 1969 he was named vice president and director of marketing at Systems Simulations, Inc. He was an accomplished author and poet having written a number of books including Shakespeare in Europe (1970), Desmantelar a America (2001), Democracia e Secretismo (2002), Ages of Chaos & Fury (2005) & More Atoms of Memory ( 2006). He received the International Rilke Prize in Poetry (1997) and appeared in two Allan Francovich movies, Gladio (1992) & The Maltese Double Cross (1994).
He left behind a grateful family that will always cherish his memory.