Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

December 20, 2013

Barbara A. Whetstone

Barbara A. Whetstone

May 9, 1943-Dec. 18, 2013

GOSHEN — Barbara A. Whetstone 70, died unexpectedly Wednesday at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.

She was born May 9, 1943, in LaPorte, to Richard E. and Lorraine (Peterson) Peterson.

In April 1987, she married Daniel G. Whetstone.

He survives along with her stepmother, Martha (Holston) Peterson, Lydick; a daughter, Christine (Mark) Barden, Westville; a son, Chet (Kim) Menczynski, Goshen; four granddaughters, Amy, Elizabeth, Kayla and Sarah; and her siblings, Richard (Karen) Peterson, North Liberty, Donna (Glen) Smith, Tippecanoe, Ron (Janet) Peterson, LaPorte, and Marilyn (Roger) Robison, Venice, Fla.

Mrs. Whetstone was a 1961 graduate of North Liberty High School and member of the Red Hat Society. Barbara enjoyed going to sales and auctions. She was well known and appreciated for her volunteer work in the community.

Friends may call from 2 p.m. until the 5 p.m. memorial service Sunday at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen. Celebrant Matt Peterson will conduct the service.

Burial will be at a later date in Violett Cemetery, Goshen.

Online condolences may be sent to www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.

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