Edna P. Whittaker 85 of Windham passed away Wednesday November 21, 2012 at the Longmeadow Care Center in Ravenna. She was born October 5, 1927 in Shalersville, Ohio to the late Herbet J. and Johanna (Erdmann) Roosa. Being a lifelong Portage County Resident, she retired from the Windham School District where she worked as a cook and custodian. She was a former member of the Windham Church, the Ravenna VFW Auxiliary, a district leader in girl scouts and a founding member for over 20 years in Starlight Baton Drum Corp. Survivors include her children Roger (Lynda) Whittaker of Windham, Dianne (Dale) Robinson of Windham, Gerry (Tina) Whittaker of Newton Falls, grandchildren David Scott Tanner, Roger Whittaker, JR., Heather Nicole McCollum, Walter Joseph Whittaker, Nicole Tanner, Rebecca Queen, Ashley Fisher, 11 great grandchildren and brothers Melvin and Albert Roosa both of Portage County. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Wilbur in 2000, brothers Carl, Leonard, August, Joel, Herbert, Harry and sisters Helen Spaeth and Hazal Bowers. Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Saturday November 24, 2017 at Shorts-Spicer-Crislip Funeral Homes Ravenna Chapel with calling hours from 11:00 Am until time of services. Burial will follow in Windham Cemetery Windham, Ohio. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.
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