Maralyn J. Whipple
1944 – 2010
Rogers – Maralyn J. Whipple, 66, of Litchfield Avenue, died Wednesday, August 11, 2010 in UMass Memorial Hospital. Born in Maryville, Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Maurice V. Henry and the late Blanche Smith Henry-Crabtree and step daughter of the late Chester Crabtree.
Mrs. Whipple worked as a CNA for Westview Healthcare Center for 12 years. She took pride in taking care of people, either at home with her family, or at work with her patients.
Maralyn is survived by her sons, Ronald King, Jr. of Rogers, and Daniel Whipple of Rogers; her daughter, Cathy Suzanne King of Danielson; her brothers, Chester Crabtree III of Cape Cod, MA, and Edward Crabtree of California; her sisters, Susan Chvirko of Coventry, CT, and Cathy Jade Coast of Coventry, CT; 3 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son, the late David Whipple; and her brother, the late Robert Crabtree.
As requested by the family, services will be private. Memorial donations may be made to the Recreation Fund in memory of Maralyn J. Whipple, c/o Westview Healthcare Center, 150 Ware Road, Dayville, CT 06241. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church Street, Putnam, CT 06260. For guesbook visit GilmanandValade.com.