William Wesley Nightingale

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William Wesley Nightingale

June 07, 1930 - February 08, 2019

William Wesley Nightingale William Wesley Nightingale, 88, of McCulloh Street, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at Rest Assured Assisted Living, Meyersdale, Pa.
Born June 7, 1930, in Lonaconing, he was the son of the late Daniel Nightingale and Agnes (Thompson) Nightingale.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Donnie Nightingale; grandson, Keith Nightingale; two sisters, Norma Jean Daniels and Shirley Smith; and two brothers, Paul Nightingale and Bob Nightingale.
William was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in the Korean War where he was a 2nd Class Diver on the USS Greenlet. A graduate of Central High School, he retired from ABL where he spent 35 years as a security lieutenant. He attended LaVale Baptist Church.
He is survived by his children, John Nightingale and wife, Kathy, Short Gap, W.Va., Daniel Nightingale and wife, Susie, Fort Ashby, and Paul Nightingale and wife, Lee Ann, Frostburg; seven grandchildren, Chris Gring, Jason Nightingale, Josh Nightingale, Karen Goodwin, Dustin Nightingale, Rebecca Nightingale, and Corrie Preston; and numerous great-grandchildren; one sister, Louise Hott, Cumberland; three brothers, Daniel Nightingale, Woodrow Nightingale, and Jack Nightingale; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at Wilhelm-Eakin Funeral Home, P.A., Lonaconing, on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, from 4 to 6 p.m.
Memorial services will immediately follow at 6 p.m. with the Rev. Jim Jeffries officiating.
Inurnment will be held at a later date in Frostburg Memorial Park, Frostburg.
The family especially thanks the staff of Rest Assured Assisted Living for the excellent care provided for their father, Bill, during his stay.
At the request of the family, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 28148-0142.
Published on February 9, 2019
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9 posts

Rick cobb
Feb 16, 2019
My prayers are with the family of bill and donnie. They surely was a very nice couple on McCullough street. And touched the hearts of many people too include mine. They’re together now and may they Rest In Peace with the lord. God bless.
Mr and Mrs Jim Beckman
Feb 11, 2019
We are so sorry to hear of Paps passing. He was a very kind gentleman. He always made us feel welcome when we would bring Odessa and Olivia to the Nightingale reunion. Our prayers of comfort go out to all the family and the many friends he had.
Feb 10, 2019
My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you during this time!
Debbie Bopst Staton & family
Feb 10, 2019
Sending thoughts and prayers to the Nightingale families for their loss . May your memories bring you peace . God Bless you all
Beverly Schiver
Feb 10, 2019
My prayers go out to the Nightingale family. Bill will surely be missed by all.
Beverly Schiver
Feb 10, 2019
Prayers to the Nightingale family for their loss. Bill will be surely missed by all.
Kathy Rummer
Feb 10, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Nightengale families during this sad time ; In Christian love Kathy and family
John, Sue, Steve and Amanda Harden
Feb 09, 2019
Sending our prayers
John and Jennifer Goldsworthy
Feb 09, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Both he and your mom are together again in Paradise.