Todd Leonard Winch Senior died Monday, June 24, 2019, at the age of 85 surrounded by his loving family. Todd was born in the Bronx, New York on May 26th, 1934. He graduated from high school in the Bronx and served in the United States National Guard during the Korean War.
At the age of 22, Todd joined the New York City Police Department 5-2 precinct in 1956. On February 7, 1959 he married the love of his life Anna Theresa “Nancy” Dever, who predeceased him on April 28, 1989. Todd is also predeceased by his parents Addison and Florence (Miller) Winch, his siblings Terri and Teddy, his infant children who passed shortly after birth, and his granddaughter Cassandra Perri. In 1976, Todd moved to Putnam Lake, New York with his wife and children where he continued to serve with the NYPD until he retired with the title of Sergeant in 1981.
Todd is survived by his siblings; Alice, Lynn, and Thomas, as well as his five children; Christopher of Patterson, New York, Todd Jr. and Beth of Dover Plains, New York, Thomas and Linda of Patterson, New York, Kenneth and Vincentella of Patterson, New York, and John and Karen of New, Fairfield, Connecticut. He is also survived by his grandchildren Christine, Gina, Ryan, Ashley, Jordan, Courtney, and Shelby, as well as Thomas, Brandi, Derek, Samantha, Jenna, Anthony, and Ryan; his great-grandchildren Serena, Olivia, Chuckie, Cordero, and Madison, his nieces Nicole and Madeline, and his extended family Kerryann Gough, Danielle Ciurcina, and Joan O’Neil, whom he treated as a sister.
Todd enjoyed golfing and was an avid NY Jets and NY Mets fan. He loved his corvette and, after raising five boys, it became his baby. He will forever be remembered as being a tough, hard-working man with a quick whit and the utmost devotion to providing for his family. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Visitation services will be held at Beecher Funeral Home, Wednesday June 26th, 2019 from 2:00pm – 4:00pm and 7:00pm – 9:00pm. A funeral service will be held at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church, Thursday June 27th, 2019 at 11:00am. Internment will be private. A gathering to celebrate Todd’s life will be held at the Patterson VFW following the funeral service.