Frances K. Winegar

Frances K. Winegar passed away peacefully at home on Monday, January 21, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Margaret Kline. She was predeceased by her husband Donald M. Winegar, and her sister Barbara.


Frances worked as a secretary and salesperson in her early years, and last worked as a hall monitor at Shenendehowa High School. She enjoyed various activities including playing cards, crossword puzzles, watching movies, arts and craft shows, eating out at restaurants, going shopping, and she never missed a soap opera. Frances was very devoted to her Christian faith.


She is survived by her six children, Cheryl (Robert) Volpe, Stephen (Robbin) Winegar, Deborah (Paul) Delgado, Cynthia (Christina) Chiarella, Gregory (Debra) Winegar, Geary (Sheryl) Stacey, sisters Virginia (Angelo) Curto and Patricia McCron. She is also survived by her 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and her two devoted aides Danielle and Adrienne. She will be dearly missed by her close friend Nancy Van Evera and her friends from the Saratoga area and Sumter, SC.


The family would like to thank Gina, Amanda, Danielle Giuseppe, Adrienne Jehle, and all of the staff of the Eddy Healthcare Community for all of their excellent care and compassion.


Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, January 29th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., with a service at 12 p.m. at the Catricala Funeral Home Inc., 1597 Route 9, Clifton Park.  Burial will follow in the Saratoga National Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to the ASPCA, 520 8th Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10018; St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; or to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28201.