In Memoriam


Eugene L. "Sonny" Wing

(1940 - 2008)







Eugene L. "Sonny" Wing

DADE CITY, FLORIDA - Eugene Leo “Sonny” Wing, 68, of Dade City, Fla., passed away Thursday (Nov. 13, 2008).

He was born March 22, 1940 to Eugene and Gertrude McMindes Wing. He married Sandra Neu on Oct. 25, 1958. A graduate of Hornell, N.Y., High School, class of 1958, Sonny retired from the U.S. Navy after 20 years of service. He is also a retiree of the Eastman Kodak Company.

He enjoyed playing golf during his retirement in Florida.

Sonny is predeceased by his father, Eugene Wing; his mother, Gertrude Wind; and sister Diane Wing Root. Along with his loving wife, he surved by brothers, David (Beverly) Wing, Roger Wing, and Phillip (Johanna) Wing; sisters, Katherine (Jim) Spahn and Patricia (David) Dailey; children, Eugene (Tina) Wing, Patrick (Katie) Wing, Duane (Angelika Wing, Steven (Julie Rynkowski) Wing and Linda (Mason) Miller; 15 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be planned at a later date when Eugene’s ashes will be interned at Rural Cemetery in Hornell.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name at Pasco Hernando Hospice or any local hospice of the donor’s choosing.