Fanny E. Winnett, 77, Adams Center

ADAMS CENTER, NY —  Fanny Esther Winnett, 77, Adams Center, died Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021, at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, with her family by her side.

Mrs. Winnett, was born March 5, 1944, a daughter of Lee M. and Margery E. (Shurtleff) Brown. She graduated in 1963 from Adams Center High School. She worked as a nurse’s aide at Allen’s and Ryan’s Nursing Home in Adams and Woodville, NY, she also was a private duty nurse in the area. Her greatest joy was taking care of her grandchildren.

Mrs. Winnett was an avid fan of the New York Yankees, the Dallas Cowboys, NASCAR, reading and horror movies.

Surviving are two daughters and their husbands, Tina (Frank) Newton, Adams Center and Dawn (Tim) Beach Sackets Harbor; two brothers and their wives, Victor (March) Brown, Belleville and Fred (Deb) Brown, The Colony, TX; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephew.

She was predeceased by a grandson, Joshua A. Beach in 2019.

There will be no calling hours or funeral at this time. A graveside service will be next summer in Adams Rural Cemetery. Arrangements are with D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc.

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Contributions may be made to Miles for Moose In Care of Jasmine Sprague at PO Box 255 Adams Center, NY 13606 or the South Jefferson Backpack program Inc. PO Box 49 Adams Center, NY 13606.