Advertisement
 
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Amsterdam, NY ,

 

Advertisement

David Whitlock

Saturday, March 30, 2013 - Updated: 4:11 PM

March 26, 2013

David Whitlock, 70, of Nelliston passed away March 26, 2013 in Cooperstown, NY after a long battle with lung cancer.

He was born December 24, 1942 in Harriman, TN to Edith Harrell Whitlock and Leonard Marian Whitlock, or as he liked to say "the only Christmas present his mom couldn't return." He married the love of his life, Loralee Alkinburgh Whitlock, not once, but twice.

David was proud of being a high-rise window cleaner in Dayton, OH and here in NY. He truly loved his work. He would sometimes describe his occupation as an "Indoor/Outdoor Window Beautification Expert." An avid fisherman, David loved to spend his free time with a line in the water. Lakes, rivers, or streams, they all excited him. David served in the Army and was a lifetime member of Amvets, Post 33 in Dayton, OH.

David is survived by his wife, Loralee; his mother, Edith Aiken, Dayton, OH; daughters, Darlene (Rick) Hemstreet, Haverhill, MA and Sharon (John) Schondelmeyer, Bellevue, NE; grandchildren, Katie (Rob) Andrews, Raleigh, NC, Kenton Steinhardt, Barcelona, Spain,; Christopher, Matthew, and David Nellis, Haverhill, MA; brothers, Roger (Melissa) Aiken, West Carrolton, OH,; Jimmie Aiken, Dayton, OH, Rick (Becky) Aiken, Jacksboro, TN,; sisters, Kathy (Joe) Harmon, Conyers, GA, and Connie Smith, West Carrolton, OH; aunt, Ruby Smith, Harriman, TN, cousin Barbara (Jim) Price, Oskaloosa, KS and many loved nieces and nephews.

David was predeceased by his beloved father, Ray Aiken and grandson Jeffrey Nellis.

Cremation took place at the Leatherstocking Crematory Inc. , Cherry Valley, NY.

A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.

To light a candle or send condolences visit: www.ottmanfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Ottman Funeral Home, Cherry Valley, NY

     

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Advertisement
Subscribe to The Recorder

 

The Recorder Sports Schedule

Most Popular

    Trump, Kelly call a truce
    Wednesday, May 18, 2016

    City police investigate fatal shooting
    Wednesday, May 18, 2016

    Schoharie Crossing to host Capital Region Audubon bird walk
    Wednesday, May 18, 2016

    APD: Man wasn't shot, had aneurysm
    Thursday, May 19, 2016

    GASD board approves veterans tax exemption
    Friday, May 20, 2016

    Aldermen eye cutting city's funds for library
    Saturday, May 21, 2016

    Janet Louise Tesiero
    Saturday, May 21, 2016

    A job well done: 474 graduate from F-MCC during Friday's commencement
    Saturday, May 21, 2016

    Drinking water may remain off for year at three schools
    Friday, May 20, 2016

    Alan Young, star of 1960s sitcom 'Mr. Ed,' dies at 96
    Monday, May 23, 2016

Advertisement

Copyright © McClary Media, Inc.

Privacy Policies: The Recorder

Contact Us

Twitter

Instagram

Facebook