Leroy William Irving III (Bing), passed away on July 18, 2019 in Sparta, TN.
Bing was born on August 13, 1940 in Pine Plains, N.Y., the son of Leroy W. Irving II and Eleanor J. Gobillot (Swart).
He graduated from Housatonic Valley High School in 1958, married Jean Stuart (Skip) in 1960. Bing will be remembered for his love of all sports, participating and observing, and playing golf all his life.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his daughter Lori Kieras, a brother Craig Gobillot.Surviving family are his wife Skip, sister Judith Soule and Butch, Sister-in-law Susan Gobillot, grandsons Nick Passarelli, Dakota Kieras, and Max Doty, and many nieces and nephews.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
For those who wish to make a gift in his memory, he supported veterans, Equus Effect, 37 Drum Rd., Sharon, CT. 06060. This organization uses horses to help veterans with their problems. They have centers on the east and down into the south.
Thurman Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements. Please sign our guest book at thurmanfuneral.com