Ines Svingala

MILLERTON — Ines Svingala, 90, of Millerton died peacefully on Oct. 23, 2017, at Noble Horizons.

She was born on June 24, 1927, in New York City, the daughter of Sarafina (Gardella)and George Della Vedova. 

Ines graduated from Roeliff Jansen Central School in 1946.  

On Nov. 24, 1949, at the Sacred Heart Church in Philmont, N.Y., she married Steven Svingala, who predeceased her.

Ines was a homemaker. She was a communicant of the former St. Bridget’s Roman Catholic Church in Copake Falls, N.Y.

She was a member of the Arc of Dutchess, The Arc of the United States, and participated in the Salisbury Fall Festival as well as the Noble Horizons Auxiliary Festival of Trees for almost 20 years.

Ines enjoyed time spent with her family, traveling, gardening  and reading.

The family of Ines would like to thank the many staff at Noble Horizons who assisted her during her stay. She had grown to enjoy being part of their community and was a friendly face with a wave for all.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Campbell of Millerton; a son, Robert Svingala of Verbank, N.Y.; two grandchildren, Sara Campbell of Boston, Mass., and Forrest Svingala of Alexandria, Va.; a great-grandson, John Svingala; many nieces and nephews; and her sister-in- law, Ann Farrere of Hillsdale, N.Y.  

Her brother, Albert Farrere, predeceased her.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Parish of Our Lady of Hope at the convenience of the family with the Rev. George Brennan officiating.Interment will be in the New St. Bridget’s Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Peck and Peck Funeral Home of Copake, N.Y.