Chris­tine Fine­gan Wil­son of West Ch­ester

Daily Local News (West Chester, PA) - - OBITUARIES -

Chris­tine Fine­gan Wil­son “Winkey”, 93, of West Ch­ester, passed away peace­fully on Wed­nes­day, Novem­ber 2, 2016.

Winkey was the wife of the late Bur­nett H. Wil­son, Jr.

She was the daugh­ter of the late John J. Fine­gan and the late Mary A. Dun­leavy.

Winkey was a grad­u­ate of St. Agnes High School and the Ch­ester County Hos­pi­tal School of Nurs­ing, class of 1946. She was a mem­ber of the U.S. Stu­dent Nurse Cadet Corps dur­ing World War II. Af­ter grad­u­at­ing, she worked at the hos­pi­tal and was a pri­vate duty nurse.

She was an avid reader, en­joyed bowl­ing, horse races, bingo, and cross­word puz­zles.

She is sur­vived by her chil­dren, Jane Wood, wife of Robert Wood of Wil­ton, CT, Bur­nett H. Wil­son III, hus­band of Su­san of East Fal­low­field, Su­san Thomas, wife of Harry S. of Thorn­dale, Sara L. Wil­son of Chadds Ford, and Richard Wil­son, hus­band of Ka­trice of West Ch­ester. She was a proud grand­mother to 14 grand­chil­dren, Rob, Kristin, Sara, Mike, Laura, Al­li­son, Brett, Steve, Jes­sica, Jacky, Richie, Joey, Laura and Billy. She at­tended ev­ery grad­u­a­tion and sport­ing event in which they par­tic­i­pated. Winkey cher­ished her vis­its with her 8 great grand­daugh­ters, Co­ralie, Kadance, Katie, Annabelle, Chris­tine, Grace, Em­i­lie, and Whit­ney. Her sib­lings, Eu­gene Fine­gan and Joan Mohr, as well as many nieces and neph­ews, sur­vive her.

She was pre­ceded in death by her sis­ters, Kathryn Brady and Pa­tri­cia M. Lewis, and her broth­ers, Thomas Fine­gan, John Fine­gan, and Charles Fine­gan.

Rel­a­tives and Friends are in­vited to her Fu­neral Mass at 10:00am on Satur­day, Novem­ber 5, 2016 at the St. Max­i­m­il­ian Kolbe Church, 15 E. Pleas­ant Grove Rd., West Ch­ester, PA 19382.

In­ter­ment will be held in Edge­wood Memo­rial Park, Glen Mills, PA.

In lieu of flow­ers, con­tri­bu­tions may be made toTim­mer’s Way, P.O. Box 2237, Nor­walk, CT 06852, www.tim­mer­sway.com.

Ar­range­ments by Del­laVec­chia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Fu­neral Home, Inc. of West Ch­ester, PA 610-6961181; www.Del­laFH.com.

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