Shirley M. Whitman
July 1, 1927 - October 6, 2014
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Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Appleton
222 East Fremont Street
Appleton, WI 54915
Friday 10/10, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Service
Riverside Cemetery, Appleton
Appleton, WI
Friday 10/10, 2:00 pm
Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Appleton
222 East Fremont Street
Appleton, WI 54915
Friday 10/10, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
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Shirley Whitman, age 87, passed away at her home early in the morning on October 6, 2014. Shirley was born in Appleton on July 1, 1927, daughter of the late George and Lenora (Muttart) McCrory. On August 22, 1944, she married Lyle Whitman at St. Joseph Church and the couple was blessed with seventy years…

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Nicholas Whitman left a message on October 8, 2014:

From my earliest memories, the Shirley and Lyle Whitman home was a cocoon of warmth, love and support. As a result, I thoroughly enjoyed visiting and spending time with my grandparents. (Especially learning to play sheepshead in that supportive, non-threatening environment. Lol.) While I look forward to continuing to visit my grandfather, the Whitman home will not be the same without grandma ... and her wonderful homemade meals and treats!

Nicholas Whitman left a message on October 8, 2014:

From my earliest memories, the Shirley and Lyle Whitman home was a cocoon of warmth, love and support. As a result, I thoroughly enjoyed visiting and spending time with my grandparents. (Especially learning to play sheepshead in that supportive, non-threatening environment. Lol.) While I look forward to continuing to visit my grandfather, the Whitman home will not be the same without grandma ... and her wonderful homemade meals and treats!

Brenda W left a message on October 7, 2014:

Lyle and famiy-
So very sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. She truely was a neet lady! We will miss Shirley and Lyle's visits to our infusion suite where she spent many hours. God Bless.
-the St Elizabeth Iv Insusion Nurses

Brenda W left a message on October 7, 2014:

Lyle and famiy-
So very sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. She truely was a neet lady! We will miss Shirley and Lyle's visits to our infusion suite where she spent many hours. God Bless.
-the St Elizabeth Iv Insusion Nurses

Cathy Pink left a message on October 7, 2014:

I am so very sorry to see that Shirley passed away. She was a wonderful lady and my mom's best friend. I'm sure that she and mom are hugging and enjoying themselves in heaven. I'm sorry that I won't be able to attend the service since I will be out of town, but will be thinking of all of you.
Cathy Wheaton Pink

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Cathy Pink left a message on October 7, 2014:

I am so very sorry to see that Shirley passed away. She was a wonderful lady and my mom's best friend. I'm sure that she and mom are hugging and enjoying themselves in heaven. I'm sorry that I won't be able to attend the service since I will be out of town, but will be thinking of all of you.
Cathy Wheaton Pink

Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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