Celebrating the life of Grace A. Whitney
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Grace is lovingly survived by her daughters, Gloria (Stephen) Ricketts of Port Hadlock, Wash., and Kathryn (Dale) Bowen of Seward; sons, Richard "Rick" (Amy Crenshaw) and Peter (JoAnn) Whitney, both of Seward; grandchildren, Jennifer Lopeman, David Ricketts, Zachary and Margaret Bowen, Jonathon and Nicholas Whitney, Michael Meier, Jennifer Weydert and Kevin Meier; five great-grandchildren; brothers, William "Bill" and John "Jack" Huene; sister, Patricia Schopf; dear niece, Lois Johnson and numerous other nieces and nephews; and special friends, Arlene and Russell Gentry. She was predeceased by her parents; husband, Richard Whitney on November 23, 2001; infant children, Mary Grace and Andrew Paul Whitney; brothers, Ernest "Bud" and Joseph "Buster" Huene; and sisters, Dorothy Huene, Eva Doty, and Marie Berry.
Service is at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 28, 2012, in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago, with the Rev. Dale Bowen officiating. Burial in Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery, Pecatonica. Visitation 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, July 27, 2012, in the funeral home.