REDWOOD, NY- Donald Yost Wingerath of Redwood, NY dies November 1, 2013 in Redwood at the age of 88.
Born June 16, 1925, in Jamaica, New York. Moved with family to Redwood, NY in 1939.
Graduated Redwood High School in 1943 and Cornell University in 1947. Served as an officer in the United States Navy.
In 1950, Donald and brother Charles Jr entered the business of construction and building supplies in Clayton as Wingerath Bros. After Donalds retirement in 1987, Charles and family operated the building supply business until 2002.
Donald was a member of The Rotary International, Freemasons, and the American Legion.
Survived by his wife Phyllis, children Tom, Fred, Doug and Ann. 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Condolences may be sent to Wingerath Family at P.O. Box 126 Redwood, NY 13679
Condolences may also be made online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.