Philip Lewis Wing was called home on Friday Oct. 27th. He was born in Beverly, NJ. Very early in life Philip fell in love with music and became an excellent drummer. He attended Burlington Twp. High School. He was a member of the original Playboys, a highly successful traveling band. He served in the U.S. Army and was in the Army Band. Later Philip had a long successful career in retail management, working for 20 years as General Manager of Gregory’s Department Store in Mt. Holly.
Philip is preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Elizabeth Wing, his brother, Thomas (Mary) and his sister, Georgianna. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Marie, daughter, Christina, grandson, Andrew and brother in laws, Dom (Kathy) Bill and Jack, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Come celebrate 85 great years, Friday 8:30-10:15 a.m. Sweeney Funeral Home, Riverside. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 a.m. at Resurrection Parish, Holy Name Church, Delran. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations to Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eves Drive, #300, Marlton NJ 08053 will be appreciated.