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 Berneta <I>Durivage</I> Whelan

Berneta Durivage Whelan

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Death 2 Mar 2002 (aged 88)
Burial Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 100331219 · View Source
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Daughter of Raoul and Loretta (Bergmann) Durivage, she was the oldest of three siblings. Berneta graduated from St. Ursula Academy. Although she won a full scholarship to Mary Manse College, she gave this to her baby sister and worked to take care of her younger siblings. She married Raymond J. Whelan Sr. on June 6, 1942. They had six children.
Berneta worked for many years as personnel secretary for Lehn & Fink on Lewis Ave. Toldedo. She was a lifelong member of Rosary Cathedral Parish, and was a member of the original Chevron Players. She loved music, art, opera and the theater, and was an accomplished pianist and a talented artist.
Her children: Raymond J. Whelan, Joan Whelan-VanAuken, Mary Whelan-Frankart, John Whelan, Colleen Whelan-McGregor, and Jane Whelan-Fadell.


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  • Created by: Bertrand Vogelweide
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100331219
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Berneta Durivage Whelan (3 Dec 1913–2 Mar 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100331219, citing Calvary Cemetery, Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Bertrand Vogelweide (contributor 47937881) .