Beatrice J “Bea” Whitney

Torrington, Goshen County, Wyoming, USA
Death 18 May 2014 (aged 62)
Burial Frontier County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 130175332 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Beatrice J. Whitney, 62

September 6, 1951 ~ May 18, 2014

Bea was born in Torrington, Wyoming to A.E. and Anna Whitney. Bea had an emergency baptism in 1951 and was flown by Dr. Morgan to Children's Hospital in Denver. She returned home in late January 1952.

She was confirmed April 11, 1965 at Our Savior Lutheran Church.

Bea graduated from Torrington High School in 1969.

She then moved to Omaha and graduated from Lutheran College with a Nursing Degree in 1973.

Bea worked as a nurse at Bergan Mercy Hospital for 20 years.

In her spare time, Bea enjoyed crafts, gardening, and traveling.

Preceded in death by her parents; sister, Marcia Nicks; brothers, Leon and Ronald Whitney.

Bea is survived by daughter, Amy; brother, Keith (Gwen) Whitney; nephews, Michael and Jeff; nieces, Julie and Sheri; and friend, Mae.

Visitation Friday, May 23, 2014 from 5-8 pm. Funeral Service Saturday at 9 am, both at Westlawn Hillcrest Funeral Home, 5701 Center St., Omaha, Nebraska. Interment, Farnam Cemetery in Farnam, NE. Memorials to Paralyzed Veterans of America or Disabled Veterans of America.

Westlawn-Hillcrest Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Obituary printed in May 22, 2014 Omaha World-Herald

Family Members


Sponsored by Ancestry



  • Created by: MrsB
  • Added: 22 May 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 130175332
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Beatrice J “Bea” Whitney (6 Sep 1951–18 May 2014), Find a Grave Memorial no. 130175332, citing Farnam Cemetery, Frontier County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by MrsB (contributor 47910340) .