|Vernon William Whelden|
|Birth: ||Oct. 23, 1906|
|Death: ||Jun. 7, 1992|
El Dorado County
Vernon W. Whelden, 85, died June 7 at his Placerville residence.
A native of Merced, he lived the past 33 years in El Dorado County.
He served in World War II and the Korean Conflict from 1942-1945 and 1951-1953. He was an electrician for SMUD for 43 years. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 177, Concord.
Mr. Whelden is survived by his wife Eleanor Whelden of Pollock Pines; sister Ruth Thornton of Arlington, Mass.; and two grandchildren.
At his request,no services will be held and internment will be private. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Memory Chapel.
This obit appeared in The Placerville, California Mountain Democrat dated 6/10/1992 in which the family name was spelled "Wheldon".
Eleanor K Willems Whelden (1908 - 2004)
Created by: K W Hodnett
Record added: Aug 28, 2013
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