WING, Richard P. "Dick"
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Age 73 of Horseheads, NY formerly of Olean, NY passed away on Friday January 4, 2013 at The Arnot Ogden Medical Center. Dick was born October 23, 1939 in Olean, NY the son of the late Clifford E. and Marie E. Wittenburg Wing. He was a graduate of Bolivar Central High School in 1957 and attended Valpraiso University. Dick served his country with The U.S. Navy from 1961-1966 and served on The USS Shagri-la. Dick married his wife, Julia "Judy" Schiralli Wing, on April 16, 1966. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Business from St. Bonaventure University in 1970. From 1970 until his retirement in 2001 Dick worked at Dexter-Hysol where he was inventory control manager. Dick was a sports enthusiast and especially loved St. Bonaventure Basketball and the Buffalo Bills. He was a life-time member of Olean Elks Lodge # 491. In addition to his parents, Dick was also pre-deceased by his brother Clifford K. Wing in 2004. He was a communicant of St. Mary Our Mother Church in Horseheads, NY. Dick loved his family and friends and treasured the time he spent with them and especially his grandchildren who were "his special treasures". Dick is survived by his loving wife of 46 years Julia "Judy" Schiralli Wing; daughter and son-in-law: Deborah & Brandon Johnson of Big Flats , NY; son and daughter-in-law: Douglas & Erin (O'Neil) Wing of Painted Post, NY; grandson Nathan Johnson; granddaughter Leah Johnson; twin granddaughters Maura Wing and Lucy Wing; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law: Louie & Barbara Schiralli of Bolivar, NY, Angeline DePaolo of Port Charlotte, Florida, Catherine "Kay" Shaner of Skaneateles, NY, and Jennie Marra of Olean, NY; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of caring friends. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the LYNCH FUNERAL HOME 318 WEST BROAD STREET HORSEHEADS, NY on Monday January 7, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday January 8, 2013 at 10 AM in St. Mary Our Mother Church 816 West Broad Street at Westinghouse Road Horseheads, NY. Interment in St. Mary Our Mother Cemetery in Horseheads, NY. In lieu of flowers those wishing may remember Mr. Wing through memorials to The
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Published in Star-Gazette from Jan. 6 to Jan. 8, 2013