unknown - January 11, 2014
Rae Louise Whalen, 78, of Fayetteville, died peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the Presbyterian Home in New Hartford. Born in Sherburne, Rae worked as a waitress at Friendly’s restaurant in Fayetteville. She loved her dogs, camping, traveling, reading and gardening.
She was predeceased by her husband, Edward J. Whalen in 2008.
She is survived by her children, Martin (Julie) Whalen of Utah, Linda (Trey) Hooley of Fayetteville and John (Jackie) Whalen of Chittenango; brother, Fred Poole; aunt, Roberta Mettler; six grandchildren, Kristin, Chip, Patrick, Lindsay, Zach and Aaron; and four great-grandchildren.
Calling hours: 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Eaton-Tubbs Fayetteville Chapel, 7191 E. Genesee St., Fayetteville with the service to follow the calling hours. Private burial will be at White Chapel memory Gardens in DeWitt.
Contributions: may be made to the Presbyterian Home, 4290 Middle Settlement Rd., P.O. Box 1144, new Hartford, NY 13413, Alzheimer’s Association, CNY Chapter, 441 Kirkpatrick St., Syracuse, NY 13204 or American Cancer Society, 6725 Lyons Street, P.O.B. 7, East Syracuse, N.Y 13057.
For a guest book, please visit: scheppfamily.com.