Obituary for Joan C. Wing
Joan Carolyn Wing was born on March 9, 1953 in Wilmington, Delaware to the late John Wesley Wing, Sr., and Lillie Mae Wing. She peacefully transitioned to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, March 21,2017
at the age of 64.
Joan received her formal education in the Wilmington School District, graduating from Delcastle Vocational High School in 1971 where she studied Nursing, and was also Captain of the Cheerleading Squad. Joan
continued her education and received her Associate's Degree in Nursing from Delaware Technical & Community College.
Joan gave her life to Christ at an early age and remained faithful in her work of the Lord. She was an active member of Spirit Life Ministries International where she served as a Coordinator, an Usher, and a Greeter. She loved everyone! Especially her Family and Church Family.
Joan was a dedicated employee of Acme Markets for 39 years. She has touched so many lives with her soft-spoken words of encouragement and her infectious smile. She will truly be missed by her Acme co-workers and customers.
In addition to her parents, John W., Sr. and Lillie Mae Wing, Joan was predeceased by five siblings: John Wing, Jr., Anthony Wing, MaeRuth Cooper, Patricia Moore, and Renda Wing-Thomas; and a nephew, Eric
The precious memories of Joan will forever be cherished by her 3 loving children; Donald Wing of Fort Mitchell, AL, Donnisha (Wing) Poindexter of Wilmington, DE, and Robert Miller of Baltimore, MD. 3 brothers: Kenneth Goodson of Florida, Ronald and Benjamin Wing of Wilmington, DE. Her daughter-in-law, Kelisa Wing and son-in-law, John Poindexter. 2 sister-in- laws, Monique and Jacqueline Wing; 2 brother-in-Iaws, George Moore, Sr., and Eugene Thomas. 8 grandchildren: Marcus, Donald (Tre), Kaiyer, Naima, Jadon, Johnaya, Bryonna and Brandun; her Church Family, Acme Family, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.