Catherine C. Wells

Mrs. Catherine C. Wells

E. Patchogue, NY & formerly of Port Jervis, NY


Mrs. Catherine C. Wells of E. Patchogue, NY & formerly of Port Jervis, died Monday, November 1, 2021.  She was 96.

She was born February 12, 1925 in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of the late Louis Winter and the late Catherine Bayer Winter.


Catherine worked as a Nurse’s Aide for Mercy Community Hospital, Port Jervis, NY


Surviving are:

Son:                 Laurence Johnston & his wife Nancy                         East Patchogue, NY

Daughter:        Linda Dawes & her husband John                             Sugar Land, TX

Daughter:        Elizabeth Russo & her husband Joel                         Sugar Land, TX

Son:                 Michael Johnston & his wife Cheryl                           Binghamton, NY

Son:                 Jonathan Johnston & his wife Denise                        Medford, NY

Sister:              Betty Cheshire                                                            Port Jervis, NY

Brother:           Charles Winter                                                            Lady Lake, FL

Brother:           Alfred Winter                                                               Binghamton, NY

7 grandchildren

17 Great Grandchildren

Also several nieces and nephews

Pre Deceased Brothers & Sisters: Charlotte Croutharmel, Frederick Winter, Franklin "Red" Winter and Laurence "Buster" Winter.

Predeceased Brother-in-Law:  Gerald “Jerry” Cheshire

Predeceased Sister-in-Law:  Elizabeth Winter, wife of Alfred


A memorial visitation will be at Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc. 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 from 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM followed by a Blessing Service at 2:00 PM at the funeral home.


A cremains burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, Port Jervis, NY.


Memorial contributions may be made to Bon Secours Community Foundation, 255 Lafayette Avenue, Suffern, NY 10901


Arrangements by GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771   845.856.5191  To read the obituary on line or to send a condolence note to the family visit