Winifred M. (McCutcheon) Weinheimer, age 88, died on her husband's birthday, Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, at the Malta Home Retirement Community in Granville, Pa., following an illness.
She was born on Aug. 14, 1924, at Hamot Hospital in Erie, Pa., the daughter of the late Frank A. C. McCutcheon (1897-1962) and the late Florence L. (Kissel) McCutcheon (1896-1976) of Ripley, N.Y.
Early in her career, she worked as a secretary at Iroquois Gas Company in Westfield, N.Y. She was a member of the Lake Chautauqua Memorial Post 8647, Women's Auxiliary VFW. She moved to San Jose, Calif., in 1963 and worked in finance at Frito Lay, Inc., for 21 years. She moved back to Ripley, N.Y., in 1984. In 1986 to 2000, she lived in Barefoot Bay, Fla., where she enjoyed golfing, and from 2000 to 2010 she lived in Little River, S.C. Winnie loved to swim, bike ride, take long walks, visit with neighbors and attend church.
Winifred M. (McCutcheon) Weinheimer
She moved to the Malta Home after her husband, Robert T. Weinheimer, passed away. She will be missed by many loved ones and remembered for her happy spirit and laughter.
She is survived by two nephews, Frank M. McCutcheon and wife Lori (Malay) McCutcheon of Ft. Wayne, Ind., and Richard H. McCutcheon and wife Brenda (Espersen) McCutcheon of Westfield, N.Y.; two great-nieces, Marina (McCutcheon) Zwierko and husband Alex T. Zwierko of Katy, Texas and Melanie McCutcheon of Westfield, N.Y.; one great-nephew, Nathan McCutcheon of Jamestown, N.Y.; six more nephews and nieces, Thomas E. Greenman and wife Nancy; Leonora (Greenman) Brannon; Robert H. Greenman and wife Cynthia; Helen (Greenman) Sexton and husband Timothy; Linda (Greenman) Mazza and husband Anthony; and William R. Greenman and wife Linda. Altogether, she is survived by eight nephews and nieces, 13 great-nephews and great-nieces and 13-great-great-nephews and great-great-nieces.
She was predeceased by her brother, Frank M. McCutcheon, Jr., (1928-1997) and wife Marlene (Monfort) McCutcheon (1931-1992).
A memorial service was held for Winnie at the Malta Home on Veteran's Day, Monday, Nov. 12. Through the Barr Funeral Home in Lewiston, Pa., the William D. Elkin Funeral Home of 65 S. Lake St., North East, Pa., is in charge of the funeral arrangements and will have a graveside service at a later date chosen by the family.
Memorial donations may be sent to the First Presbyterian Church building fund, P.O. Box 425, Loris, SC 29569 in Bob and Winnie Weinheimer's memory where they were members for 10 years.