Kathryn Wiginton

Obituary of Kathryn Wiginton

Kathryn (Wanner) Wiginton, 98, Spring City

Kathryn W. Wiginton, 98, died Thursday at the Julia Ribaudo Convalescent Center, in Lake Ariel Pennsylvania.


She was born on September 17, 1919 in Spring City to the late John and the late Mary Ann (Major) Wanner.  She was a Spring City High School graduate.  Kathryn was the last living graduate of the class of 1937.  She spent her entire life in the Spring Ford Area.  Kathryn attended First UCC of Spring City. She worked as a receptionist and the secretary for the Raytrim Corporation of Royersford.  She was secretary at the Borough Hall of Royersford until she was 83 years old. Kathryn lived at the Flag House for the last 13 years before going into the nursing home.


Kathryn leaves behind her cousin Bill Hine (husband of late Patricia Major Hine) Greentown, PA.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Max Wiginton and sister, Betty Wanner Faust.


A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 7 at 11:00 with the Rev. Erick Kern officiating.  Visitation with family will be held prior to the service from 10:00 – 11:00 AM.  Interment will be immediately following at Zion Lutheran Cemetery.  Memorial donations can be made to First United Church of Christ, 145 Chestnut St., Spring City, PA 19475. 


All arrangements are being handled by the Shalkop, Grace & Strunk FH 135 Bridge St. Spring City. PA 19475.  Online condolences can be made at www.sgsfuneralhome.com.