Transportation 20

William Murrel Wining

October 19, 1945

Obituary Image


On Sunday, March 22, 2020, William Murrel Wining, in his own words “ran out of gas” in New Smyrna Beach, FL. Bill was born October 19, 1945, in Youngstown, Ohio, the son of Thelma Hillkirk Wining and Murrel Wilbur Wining. He was a 1963 graduate of Girard High School where he met his bride. , Patricia Jamieson. They married in Girard, Ohio on July 15, 1967 and after his time in the service, lived in McDonald, Ohio, before relocating to Florida. Bill was an Air Force Veteran and served in Vietnam, where he came into contact with Agent Orange, that ultimately took his life. To know Bill, was to love him. He was a Corvette lover, motorcycle enthusiast and enjoyed rebuilding motorcycles. He was also a lover of vintage cars. Along the way he gathered so many friends, who shared his love of motorcycles, and who were great support during his illness. Quick witted, Bill left his friends with many “Billisms” that will make them smile, whenever the situation may arise to bring them to mind. He retired after 30 years from General Motors in Lordstown, Ohio. He leaves behind his wife, Patty, daughter Kristy (Christian) Schabacker, grandson, Kaedin and granddaughter, Kinsley all of Casselberry, FL. Waiting to welcome him home were, his son Mark William, his sister Nancy Altiere, his parents and parents in law, Bob and Doris Jamieson. Due to current Coronavirus pandemic, Bill will be interred at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery and a memorial will be held at a later date.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of William Murrel Wining, please visit our floral store.


Family to do services at later date

Blackstone Funeral Home
672 Churchill Rd.
Girard, Ohio 44420

© 2020 Blackstone Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy