Nancy L. Hinerth, 79, formerly of Clayton

CLAYTON, NY —  Nancy Lee (Wing) Hinerth, 79, Clayton, NY, and Boynton Beach, FL, passed away surrounded by loved ones on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 at JFK Medical Center in Atlantis, Florida.

Born Dec. 28, 1939, in St. Johnsbury, Vermont, a daughter of Bernie and Blanche (Hudson) Wing, she graduated in 1958 from Brighton High School in Island Pond, Vermont.

Nancy married George Albert Hinerth on Aug. 26, 1961, in Island Pond, Vermont and the newlyweds moved to Chateaugay, NY, shortly after. In 1968 they settled down in Clayton, New York to raise their family.

Nancy worked at the Mountain View House in Whitefield New Hampshire and F. J. Preston & Sons in Burlington, Vermont. After working 25 years at Key Bank, Nancy retired in 1999 as assistant vice president. She was actively involved with Clayton Knights of Columbus Women’s Auxiliary, Clayton Improvement Association, the Clayton Opera House, and St. Mary’s Church. She loved winning Bingo and her homemade quilts can be found on loved ones’ beds. She also enjoyed her US and World travels to Canada, England, Germany, Italy, Egypt and New Zealand.

Surviving are her husband George, her three children, Brian (Joanne) Hinerth, Melbourne, Florida, Sheri Hinerth, Elbridge, New York, and Donna Bundy. Belton, Texas; four grandchildren, Sean, Michael, Lisa and Kali; three great grandchildren. Nancy also leaves behind her two sisters Barbara (James) Colby and Janice Wing.

She was predeceased by her parents and a daughter, Sarah Underhill.

A Mass to honor and celebrate Nancy will be held on a later date in Clayton, NY.

Donations may be made in her memory to St. Mary’s Church at 521 James Street, Clayton, NY 13624.

Local arrangements are with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Clayton.

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