|Birth: ||Aug. 23, 1887|
|Death: ||Jun. 12, 1987|
Obituary for Gertrude N. Whittier
WHITTIER – Graveside Services for Gertrude N. Whittier, who died June 12 1987, will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday in Riverside Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Cary D. Whittier, Jr. Arthur F. Whittier, Jr., and Charles W. Whittier, Lee Bell, Walter Bell, and Knox Gillis.
Mrs. Whittier, 99, had devoted the majority of her life to rearing foster children for the Children's Home Society.
Survivors include her daughters, Janette W. Bell and Edith W. Gillis; a son Arthur F. Whittier, Sr.; 9 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, Memorial donations be made to the Boys Home Association, 2354 University Boulevard, North Jacksonville 32211; The Murray Hill Presbyterian Church, or the Charity of your choice. Arrangements are under the direction of HARDAGE – GIDDENS GUARDIAN CHAPEL, 729 South Edgewood Avenue.
Arthur Franklin Whittier (1883 - 1923)*
Edith F. Whittier Gillis (1911 - 2012)*
Arthur Franklin Whittier (1914 - 2001)*
Janette Whittier Bell (1916 - 2002)*
Riverside Memorial Park
Plot: Section 3 Lot 119 Space 18
Created by: Barbara Wilson Krause
Record added: Jun 25, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 131855843