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Howard Daniel Whiting

Howard Daniel Whiting

Male 1929 - 2013  (83 years)

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  • Name Howard Daniel Whiting 
    Born 1 Jul 1929  Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    MILF
    Occupation flight engineer  [1
    Residence 24 Apr 1930  Summer Street Extension, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 13 Apr 1940  Summer Street Extension, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 18 Mar 2013  [1
    Buried Carolina Memorial Park, North Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • SMSgt. Howard Daniel Whiting USAF Ret.
      Obituary

      SMSgt. Howard Daniel Whiting, USAF, Ret. N. CHARLESTON - SMSgt. Howard Daniel Whiting, USAF Ret., 83, of North Charleston, SC, husband of Sylvia Anderson Whiting for 63 1/2 years died Monday, March 18, 2013. A funeral service will be held Friday, March 22, 2013 at 2:00 pm in the Charleston Calvary Church of the Nazarene, 541 Redbank Road, Goose Creek, SC 29445. Interment with military honors will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends, Thursday from 6:00-8:00 pm in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTHWOODS CHAPEL, 2180 Greenridge Road. Mr. Whiting was born July 1, 1929, in Auburn, ME, one of six children of the late Howard Francis Whiting and the late Katherine Hetzel Whiting. As a flight engineer in the US Air Force, he served 26 years until his retirement in 1977. He continued his aerospace career as an inspector with Lockheed Martin and retired in 1991. He was a member of Calvary Church of the Nazarene in Goose Creek, SC. Howard was a devoted family man whose great joy in life was to be present at family gatherings. He was also a man of faith which prompted his service at home and on a special work and witness trip to Papua, N.G. Howard served in Japan and Vietnam along with a number of stations in the United States. His last ten years were spent at Charleston Air Force Base in his role as flight engineer that took him all over the world. He is survived by his wife, Dr. Sylvia A.Whiting of North Charleston, SC; daughters, Dr. Judith Whiting of Columbia, SC and Dr. Brenda Wagner of Marietta, GA; sons, Steven D. Whiting of Camden, TN and Brian Whiting of Summerville, SC; brother, George Henry Whiting; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Four sisters preceded him in death: Katherine Miller, Gertrude Perkins, Thelma Woodward and Iris Hall. Memorials may be made to Charleston Calvary Church of the Nazarene Christian Life Center Building Fund or Church of the Nazarene Child Sponsorship, PO Box 329, Goose Creek, SC 29445. A memorial message may be sent to the family by visiting our website at www.jhenrystuhr.com. Visit our guestbook at www.legacy.com/obituaries/ charleston
    Person ID I1662  Reed
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2017 

    Father Howard Francis Whiting,   b. 24 Jun 1898, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1979  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Katherina Hetzel,   b. 26 Nov 1903, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1974  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1924 
    Notes 
    • per son Howard’s obit, they had six children
    Headstones
    Howard Whiting and Katherina Hetzel
    Howard Whiting and Katherina Hetzel
    Family ID F582  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sylvia Anderson,   d. Aft 2013 
    Married 8 Oct 1949  Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F590  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1929 - Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 24 Apr 1930 - Summer Street Extension, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 13 Apr 1940 - Summer Street Extension, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Oct 1949 - Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Carolina Memorial Park, North Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Howard Daniel Whiting
    Howard Daniel Whiting
    obituary photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S1021] Charleston Post and Courier obituary.

    2. [S39] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 1-1, Sheet 21A, Dwelling 254, Family 847, Howard Whiting household.

    3. [S869] 1940 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 1-3, Sheet 9A, Dwelling 197, Howard F. Whiting household.

    4. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).