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Hoisington, William F. Jr.

William F. Hoisington U.S. Marine Corps WWII
William F. Hoisington U.S. Marine Corps WWII

Date of Birth: 12/27/1924
Died On: 1/1/1991
Street Address: Kirby Lane
Service Number: unknown
Branch of Service: U.S. Marine Corps - Headquarters Battalion, 3D Marine Division

Veteran Code: USMC-27

William F. Hoisington was born in Connecticut in 1924. In Rye his family lived on Kirby Lane and were members of the Presbyterian Church. William enlisted in U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

Private First Class Headquarters Battalion, 3D Marine Division

William F. Hoisington BRAINTREE

A memorial service for William Folwell Hoisington, 66, who died Wednesday at Gifiord Memorial Hospital, will be held at a later date. He was bom Dec. 27, 1924, in Greenwich, Conn., son of William and Rose (Brezovski) Hoisington. He graduated from high school in Greenwich and attended Columbia University and Virginia Polytechnical Institute, majoring in engineering.
He married Cecil Board man on Feb. 20, 1950. They moved to Braintree Hill in 1968. Mr. Hoisington was a self-employed sculptor and worked with glass, wood and metals. He was a member of the New York Mineralogical Society.

Survivors include his wife of Braintree Hill; two sons, David Hoisington of Mendeth, N.H., and Michael Hoisington of Littleton, Mass.; a daughter, Barbara Hoisington of Frankfurt, Germany; a stepson, Hans Winberg of Philadelphia, Penn.; 10 grandchildren; and one greatgrandchild.

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