Obituary for William "Bill" Tingue
Dateline – Burnt Hills, NY
William “Bill” Tingue, Jr, 80, passed away on April 11, 2018 in Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. He was born in Schenectady, New York on March 28, 1938 to the late William and Marian (Kantorski) Tingue.
Bill graduated from Christian Brothers Academy in 1956 and from Seton Hall, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in 1960. Following graduation, Bill served in the United States Marine Corps and was honorably discharged in November 1965.
He went on to work at Trustco bank for many years as a purchasing officer. In 1990 he joined Superior Office Products in Rotterdam and had a successful career in sales before retiring in 1999.
Bill had a rich social life. He had many friends and acquaintances through his work and beloved golf game. He was a long-standing member of both the Highland Golf Club and the Mohawk River Club. Not only did he have a love of golf; he also enjoyed playing pool with friends.
Bill was an active member of both the Lions Club as well as the Schenectady chapter of the Knights of St. John.
Bill and Nancy were ‘snowbirds’ choosing to winter in sunny Myrtle Beach from 2000-2014.
William is survived by Nancy, his beloved wife since 1963; devoted children William (Sabrina) Tingue III and Michelle (Chris) Woodell; loving grandchildren Sydney Marie and Nicole Marie Wooddell and caring cousins Marian Kelly, Patricia Buckley and Barbara Reynolds.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call on Sunday, April 15th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Townley and Wheeler Funeral Home, 21 Midline Rd., Ballston Lake, NY 12019.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, April 16th at 9:00 am at Church of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Saratoga Rd, Scotia, NY 12302
Interment will follow at Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Niskayuna, NY.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Bill’s family would like to thank the staff and doctors at Ellis Hospital for their care and attention.
With confidence, the family has placed their trust in the loving care of the Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home, 21 Midline Road, Ballston Lake, and they encourage you to view and leave messages on Bill’s Book of Memories at www.TownleyWheelerFH.com