After this mourning announcement, many condolences began to emerge. The author of the obituary is Ivo Fencl. 

Jiří is buried in Olšany cemeteries. 

"I like to paint situations. If possible. Something has to happen. The man in such a picture has to face destiny. For a moment, the one who is defeated or the one who defeats has to say something that turns the whole situation into fun. . " 

"Don't take life too seriously, you still can't get out of it." 

Reception in the Garden of a Thousand Buddhas

On August 1, 2012, a strand of Jiří Winter's hair was reverently placed in the Garden of a Thousand Buddhas in Montana. The land originally belonged to the Indians, but with their permission it was transformed into a sacred place belonging to the branch of Tibetan Mahayana Buddhism.