Albert P. Dewing, a retired feed mill worker and tow-motor operator, died Tuesday (Sept. 19, 2000) in Buffalo General Hospital after a long illness. He was 70.
He retired in 1995 from the Medina Fisher-Price factory. Earlier, he worked for 21 years at the Rignel's Feed Mill.
An outdoorsman, Dewing enjoyed holding chicken barbecues and going to Buffalo Bills games.
Born in Ridgeway, he graduated from Medina High School in 1949. He joined the U.S. Army in 1951 and served in the Korean War.
He was a member of the Ridgeway fire police and an honorary member of Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Company. He also was a member of Knowlesville United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, the former Stella Bennett; two daughters, Linda Stinson and Lynn Zinkievich, both of Albion; a son, David of Lyndonville; a brother, Walter; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Knowlesville United Methodist Church, 3622 Knowlesville Road. Burial will be in Bates Road Cemetery.