|Birth: ||May 27, 1917|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 14, 2007|
New Jersey, USA
Nellie Elizabeth Wing, age 89, died Wednesday, February 14, 2007 at Sunrise Assisted Living, Wayne. Ms. Wing was born May 27, 1917 in Kendall, NY the daughter of the late William Frank and the late Daisy (Shepard) Wing. She lived in Wayne and was formerly of New York,NY.
Ms. Wing was a 1940 graduate of Keuka College in NY.
From1944 � 1946 she served in the US Coast Guard and earned the American Area Campaign Medal and The World War II Victory Campaign Medal.
She was the Administrative assistant to Bill Wilson, the founder of A.A., in New York City from 1947 until 1982. After that, she traveled the world and became the 1st archivist for A.A.
Ms. Wing attended the Lakeland Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, in Wayne. She was a Watercolor Artist and a Sculptor as well as the Author of the book: GRATEFUL TO HAVE BEEN THERE.
She is survived by Nephews; William L. Wing of West Milford, David Wing of PA, Michael Bowler of Las Vegas, NV and Two nieces; Kathie Goetch of MD, and Maria Oplatka of CA. She was predeceased by her Brothers, William F. and Roswell B. Wing and her Sister, Mary Bowler.
A service of will be held at 4:00 pm and will be celebrated by the family.
Per mortuary she was cremated and her ashes given to a relative.
William Franklin Wing (1876 - 1945)
Daisy Shepard Wing (1883 - 1971)
Nellie Elizabeth Wing (1917 - 2007)
Roswell B. Wing (1924 - 1993)*
Mary Eleanor Wing Franklin (1928 - 1999)*
Created by: TRON
Record added: Aug 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56929764
has it been over 5 yearsstill think of you and your large AA family. Thank You Nell|
Added: Aug. 17, 2012