Bernadette Marie Winningham

November 27, 1962 ~ January 9, 2020 (age 57)


Bernadette Marie Winningham, 57 years of age, passed away Thursday January 9th, 2020 at UPMC-Passavant Hospital-McCandless. Bernadette was born November 27, 1962 in Raytown, Missouri to the late Floyd Raymond and Rosemary Lafaun (Parker) Winningham. She was the youngest of six children, Charlene Hinton, Theodore Winningham, Sondra Walker, Frances Gale Colton and the late Ramona Winningham. "Bernie" was an amazing woman with an infectious laugh, amazing hugs, and a tremendous love for her family. Through all her hardships in this life, being a rock, and constant support for those she cared for was her trademark that was followed by some of the best hugs, honest advice, and constant support.

Bernadette's is survived by her children, Jacqueline Rose Sciubba, Jacob Bayton, Nick Meyers, Christopher Gesler, and Alex Gesler, her Spouse Scott Gesler, 15 grandchildren, her siblings Charlene Hinton, Theodore Winningham, Sondra Walker, Frances Gale Colton and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and older sister Ramona Winningham.

The family will receive friends for a blessing service this Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 3 PM in the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, PO Box 21, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer Township. View obituary online and leave condolences at

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Blessing Service
January 15, 2020

3:00 PM
Siwicki - Yanicko Funeral Home
PO Box 21 - 23 McKrell Road
Russellton, PA 15076

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