In Hamden September 8, 2003, Mary E. “Betty” Whelan, formerly of 321 Eastern St., New Haven.
Sister of Leo “Jim” and Marylou Whelan of Venice, FL, William and Marilyn Whelan of Branford, and Mrs. Thomas (Lois) Judge of Norwood, MA. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Miss Whelan was born February 25, 1924, daughter of the late Leo J. and Marie Rodgers Whelan. She was a U. S. Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean War. She was a retired payroll clerk for the VAMC in West Haven, and was a former member of the Board of Directors at the Fair Haven Soup Kitchen, a former Deacon for the First Congregational Church of Fair Haven a member of the Sweet Adeline’s and the Judeline Singers.
Funeral services Friday morning at 10:00 in the North Haven Congregational Church. Burial in Beaverdale Memorial Park. Friends may call Thursday from 5 - 8 PM at the W. S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 504 Main St., Branford. In
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