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Elaine Isla Reichard Whitican
Birth: Oct. 16, 1928
Port Huron
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 2012
Port Huron
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA

Elaine Isla Whitican,age 84, died Thursday, December 13, 2012. She was born on October 16, 1928 in Port Huron to the late Gordon and Isla (Reid) Reichard. Elaine graduated from Port Huron High School in 1946. After graduation she worked at Mueller Brass for five years, later became an Avon Representative for ten years and then worked as a Paraprofessional at Garfield Elementary School for six years. She enjoyed cooking and baking, summers at Lakeside, boating, trips in the motorhome, cardinals, and spending time with grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband Kenneth, whom she married on September 4, 1948 in the Missionary Church. She had two children, Frederick (Cheryl) Whitican, Colonel USAF Retired of Xenia, Ohio and Rebecca Webb of Lakeview, Oregon, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, brother David (Carol) Reichard and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by infant Judy Whitican in 1961, sister Norma Graichen, brother Donald Reichard and several brother- and sister-in-laws. She was a lifetime member of Colonial Woods Missionary Church and annually attended Brown City Camp.

Visitation will be Monday, December 17th 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. and 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at Pollock Randall Funeral Home in Port Huron, Michigan. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, December 18th at Colonial Woods Mission Church, 3240 Pine Grove Ave, Port Huron, Michigan 48060 phone 810-984-5571. The Reverend Jack Woodburn of Colonial Woods Missionary Church will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Colonial Woods Christian Counseling Center. To send condolences, visit

Family links: 
  Gordon Orrin Reichard (1897 - 1990)
  Amelia Isla Reid Reichard (1900 - 1948)
  Judith Isla Whitican (1961 - 1961)*
  Norma Lorene Reichard Graichen (1924 - 1989)*
  Elaine Isla Reichard Whitican (1928 - 2012)
  Donald Gordon Reichard (1931 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Lakeside Cemetery
Port Huron
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA
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Record added: Dec 13, 2012
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Elaine Isla <i>Reichard</i> Whitican
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Elaine Isla <i>Reichard</i> Whitican
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Elaine Isla <i>Reichard</i> Whitican
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