Jeannette Winslow Fortunato, September 25
By Submitted Story on September 26, 2020
Jeannette Winslow Fortunato, age 82, of 113 Cartwright Road, Elizabeth City, NC died Friday, September 25, 2020 at her residence with family by her side. She was born in Perquimans County on January 10, 1938 to the late Walter Allen Saunders and Edna Goodman Saunders and was the wife of the late Robert E. Winslow, Sr. and the late Frank V. Fortunato, Sr. Jeannette was a pharmacy technician and worked in local pharmacies for over fifty years including Todd’s to CVS. She never met a stranger and was never at a loss for words. She loved animals in general, but treated her pets like family. Jeannette’s priority was always her family; they meant the most to her. She will be deeply missed.
Mrs. Fortunato is survived by her son, Robert E. Winslow, Jr. and wife Debbie of Elizabeth City; daughter in law, Sheila Winslow of Elizabeth City; stepdaughter, Lynn Hodges and husband Jim of Virginia Beach; stepsons, Nick Fortunato and wife Sheida of Chesapeake VA and Frank Fortunato, Jr. and wife Liz of Cary NC; eleven grandchildren, Stephanie, Joey, Lauren, Blake, Phillip, Stephen, Jacqueline, Brooke,…