Monday, February 20, 2017

Irma Lee Whittington (February 10, 2017)

Irma Lee Whittington, age 91, of Versailles, OH, passed away, Friday, February 10, 2017 at Versailles Health Care.

She was born Wednesday, October 28, 1925 in Darke County, OH, a daughter of the late William and Delpha (Norris) McClannan.

In addition to her parents, Irma was preceded in death by her husband Clyde G. Whittington on May 3, 2003, 5 siblings, Harold McClannan, Oleta Kerns, Naomi Sheets, Ilene Coons, and Estella Ford; and one great-great grandson Daniel Lee Whittington, Jr.

Irma was a long time member of St. John Lutheran Church in Greenville. During her and Clyde's marriage, they enjoyed camping, boating, dancing, playing cards and spending time with family and friends. Most of her career was spent as an LPN working in geriatric care. She was a caring woman and strong in her faith.

Irma is survived by her three children, Greg (Leanna) Whittington of Bradford, OH, Dane (Jackie) Whittington of Westminster, CO, and Christine (Bill) Beasley of Versailles, OH; eight grandchildren, Doug (Amy) Whittington, Darin (Carey) Whittington, John (Karen) Whittington, Jess Whittington, Jeni (Ted) Austin, Jordan (Jenny) Whittington, Nick (Lisa) Beasley, and Lori (Jeff) Zirkle; 25 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. Irma is also survived by her sister Annabelle Gibbons of West Carollton, OH; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Oliver Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with Rev. Peter Menke officiating. Burial will follow in St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Family and friends may visit Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Oliver Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice of Miami County, 550 Summit Ave., #101, Troy, OH 45373

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