Idella Whitmer 86
Passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at The Pickering House, Lancaster.
She was born March 22, 1930.She was a member of the Mt. Zion United Brethren Church.
She is survived by her children, Bruce (Chris) Whitmer of Somerset; Connie S. Williams of Salt Rock, West Virginia; Ricky L. Whitmer of Somerset.
14 grand children and 22 great grandchildren. Brother, Phillip (Jessie) Abram of Corning. Sisters, Ruth (Howard) Bussey and Bonnie (Max) Grant all of New Lexington. Her sisters- in-laws, Sara Mohler and Clara Burgess.
Idella was preceded in death by her husband, Walter E. "Gene" Whitmer, her mother, Hazel M. Abram; sons. Kenneth Whitmer, KIA Viet Nam 1969 and Douglas Whitmer. Daughter, Cynthia Whitmer. Brothers, William "Bill" Abram and Kenneth Abram. Son-in-law, Steve Williams.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, December 2, 2016 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the CHUTE-WILEY FUNERAL HOME, 118 S. Jackson St., New Lexington.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 11:00 AM at the funeral home with Reverend James Allison officiating. Burial will follow in Community Gardens Cemetery, New Lexington. Memorial contributions may be made to Pickering House, 282 Sells Road, Lancaster, 43130. You may sign the Online Register Book at www.chutewiley.com
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Mike and Vicki Householder lit a candle on Jan 1 2017 08:34:51 AM
Sorry to hear about your Mom, thoughts and prayers are with Ya'll.
Submitted by Ted Johnston on Dec 2 2016 01:52:38 PM
Rick, To lose a mother and brother within weeks of each other I know is a blow to anyone. She was a lovely lady. Her fishing pole is now in your hands.
Joe and Lou Williams
Submitted by Joe and Lou Williams on Dec 2 2016 12:10:34 PM
I was very sorry to hear about Aunt Idella. Love and prayers for each of you in this loss.
Submitted by Sharon Deavers Snider on Dec 2 2016 09:26:13 AM
We are so sorry for your loss. We love you and are praying for your comfort and peace. Love, Brian, Carrie, Addie,and Kinley.
Submitted by The McCallister Family on Dec 1 2016 07:06:15 PM
Idella will be missed greatly but her family in heaven will be waiting with open arms
Submitted by Joe and Laura Whitmer on Dec 1 2016 12:18:36 PM
Ruth and Bonnie and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. She looks like you two girls. My prayers for strength go up for you all. Mary Ann Bentley Peterson Paynter.
Submitted by Mary Ann Paynter on Dec 1 2016 12:15:25 PM
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