Charlotte R. Whiteman, 97, formerly of Hazelcroft Avenue, passed away the morning of June 21, 2017, at Heritage Valley Hospice Facility in Boardman, Ohio.
Born Aug. 25, 1919, in New Castle, she was the daughter of John H. and Nana Mae Junkin Whiteman.
A 1937 graduate of New Castle High School, Charlotte was employed as the chief operator of Bell Telephone Co. for 47 years until her retirement in 1984.
She enjoyed bowling and was an avid golfer, playing in various bowling and golf leagues. She treasured her family tremendously and loved traveling. Charlotte was a loving sister and aunt.
A member of Epworth Methodist Church, Charlotte was also a longtime member of Prime Timers.
She is survived by a niece, Mary Beth Whiteman Macri and her husband Richard of New Castle; a sister-in-law, Annetta Whiteman; and two nieces and a nephew, all of California.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, John A. Whiteman and Wilbur F. Whiteman, and her companion, Carl O. Keagy.
Visitation will be held for one hour on Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road.
A service will take place immediately following visitation at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Wayne Schar officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Park Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1100 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. 15222.
Online condolences may be offered at www.cunninghamfh.com.
Published on June 21, 2017