42 West Mahoning St.
Danville, PA  17821
(570) 275-1271

E-mail:  GWVisneski@aol.com

 About Us | FAQ's | Contact Us | Services | Pre-Planning | Home | Location | NFDA |Obituaries| Vital Records




Full Service Funerals




Long Distance Arrangements





Contact Us





About Us


National Funeral    Directors  Association


Vital Records

  Meaningful Funerals

Catherine L. Wintersteen

May 4 , 2017

Catherine L. Wintersteen, 94, formerly of 2 Logan Street Danville PA and of RD#2 Catawissa PA passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Emmanuel Nursing Center Danville PA where she had resided since March.  She was born December 29, 1922 in Riverside PA the daughter of the late Charles J. and Emma C. Wintersteen Hower. 

She was married for 64 years to the late James A. Wintersteen who preceded her in death in 1994. They were married on November 3, 1940.  

She graduated from Danville High School with Honors.

Catherine was a selfless, faithful and dedicated housewife.  Her family was at the heart of all she did and gave her much delight throughout her lifetime.   

She was a member of St. Peterís United Methodist Church in Riverside PA where she participated in Bible Studies, United Methodist Women, and faithfully served with serving meals, helping with Ice Cream Socials and making donuts.  Her other memberships included the Klinesgrove Methodist Church and Ladies of the Golden Eagles.   

She enjoyed cooking, birdwatching and flower gardening.  Catherine had a deep passion for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and it was her joy to participate in the lives of them all.  Many loving memories will be cherished by her family whom she adored. 

She is survived by five sons; James M. Wintersteen and his wife Cheryl of Sunbury PA, Douglas S. Wintersteen and his wife Carol of Catawissa PA; Curtiss D. Wintersteen and his wife Kathy of Bloomsburg PA; Eric G. Wintersteen and his wife Lisa of Grimesland NC and Rodger C. Wintersteen and his fiancť Gina Bross of Danville PA and one daughter; Emma Kay Shalongo of Danville PA.  She is also survived by 13 grandchildren; Annette, Beth Ann, Scottie, Jeffrey, Evette, Adam, Megan, Katie, Eric, Tierney, Shane, Siobhan and Michael and 11 great-grandchildren; James, Brett, Chelsea, Ian, Amanda, Ty, Noel, Fletcher, Mia, McKinley and Tilly and 2 great-great grandchildren, Veron and Kaylee.  She was preceded in death by her granddaughter; Christine Kay Wintersteen.   One brother, Charles Ira Hower also preceded her in death. 

Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral services to be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. Peterís United Methodist Church 240 Sunbury Road Riverside PA with the Reverend Dr. Donald Hurley officiating. Friends will be received from 10:00 AM until 10:45 AM.  Burial will follow in Klinesgrove United Methodist Church Cemetery Klinesgrove PA. 

The family will provide flowers.  Memorial Contributions in Catherine's memory may be made to Emmanuel Nursing Center Memorial Fund 600 Schoolhouse Road Danville PA 17821.

Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West Mahoning Street Danville PA.  www.visneski.com

Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. | 42 West Mahoning St. | Danville, PA  17821 | www.Visneski.com
Copyright ©2020 - Created by Resuta E-Solutions - "Empower your business with a professional web presence!"