Date of birth: Jan. 16, 1924, in Spruce Pine, Ala.
Parents: Eric and Beulah Wingo.
Siblings: Two brothers, Ralph and Coy, are both in Alabama. Two brothers, Jack and Roy, and two sisters, Rachael and Gladys, are deceased.
Spouse: Genevieve Metzinger, whom he married Sept. 25, 1950, died in 2006.
Children: Paul (Madeleine) Kerr and Robert (Patricia) Wingo of Boardman; Joe (Jackie) Bartholomew of Osage Beach, Mo.; Debra (Dan) Skica of Youngstown; Judy Noble of Camdenton, Mo.; and Jeff (Laurie) Bartholomew of New Middletown. A daughter and her husband, Patricia (Bob) Laue, are deceased.
Great-great grandchildren: 4.
Employment: He was an overhead crane operator at Youngstown Sheet & Tube for 27 years. He also worked for Fox Funeral Home for 50 years and retired at age 80.
Military service: World War II U.S. Army veteran and served from February 1943 to April 1946.
Date and location: A family celebration took place Jan. 12 at Davidson’s Restaurant in Cornersburg.