|Birth: ||May 3, 1927|
|Death: ||Feb. 23, 1992|
JOSEPHINE BOYINGTON, WIDOW OF PILOT "PAPPY' BOYINGTON
Fresno Bee, The (CA) - Tuesday, February 25, 1992
Author: The Fresno Bee
Josephine Wilson Boyington, widow of World War II Marine Corps "Flying Tiger" Col. Gregory "Pappy" Boyington, died Sunday. She was 64.
Mrs. Boyington was an active member of Los Ninos Guild for Valley Children's Hospital and a member of Community Hospital's Service Alliance.
She was a 1949 graduate of Stanford University and later was a member of the Stanford Alumni Association as well as the Daughters of the American Revolution .
She was a member of the board of directors of the Constance Bultman Wilson Foundation of Los Angeles which supports research, educational and cultural programs for adolescents. She also served as chairwoman of the grants committee for the foundation.
Mr. Boyington died in 1988. They married in 1975.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at St. Columba Episcopal Church.
Surviving are two sons, Steven and Robert Moseman of Palo Cedro; a brother, Dr. Robert Wilson of Los Angeles; and four grandchildren.
Remembrances may be sent to the Constance Bultman Wilson Foundation, 8439 Sunset Blvd., Suite 104, Los Angeles 90069.
Gregory Boyington (1912 - 1988)
Created by: Linda Carole Mustion
Record added: Mar 21, 2011
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