By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Alan Joy Wing
Feb. 1972-Sept. 2018
Alan Joy Wing

It is with great sadness that the family of Alan announces his unexpected passing on September 21, 2018, in Coachella, Ca at age 46.

Alan was born and grew up in Turlock, CA., he attended Turlock Christian School and graduated from Turlock High School in 1990.  And the University of Nevada Las Vegas William F Harrah College of Hospitality with a B.A.  Degree  in hotel administration in 1995.  He worked for several   years in the hotel industry including the marketing  department  of the Hotel Del Coronado in Coronado, CA.  He also worked in the insurance industry as well as the stock brokerage industry at T.D. Waterhouse in Southern California. 

Alan loved and studied music and very much enjoyed playing guitar, both acoustic and electric, as well as the piano. He performed in bands in high school and in Las Vegas and San Diego.

Alan is survived by his mother Sharon “Sherrie” Wing of Turlock,  father Dr., Gerald Wing and step-mother Marianne Wing of Pine Grove, Ca.; brother Bruce Wing of Carpinteria, Ca, step-sister Julie Hohenberger of Turlock, his grandparents were John and Leona Wing and Rev. Joy and Louise Cummings of Turlock.  Alan was pre-deceased by his cousin Blake Green, son of Ted and Sheryl Green of Denair, Ca. He has a number of uncles, aunts, cousins and long- time friends for whom he as very fond.

He certainly is very missed by all who knew him.  Alan was a believer and rested in the knowledge that peace would be his in God’s presence.

If desired, donation can be made to UNLV William F Harrah College of Hospitality or The Modesto Gospel Mission