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  • Roy & Michele Painter
    Entered into Eternal Rest Monday, March 31, 1975. Henry E. Whitney Henry E. Whitney, 72, of 30 Hale St., Barre, died Monday morning in Central Vermont
    Message 1 of 1 , Mar 9, 1999
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      Entered into Eternal Rest
      Monday, March 31, 1975.



      Henry E. Whitney


      Henry E. Whitney, 72, of 30 Hale St., Barre, died Monday morning in
      Central Vermont Hospital, Berlin, after having been a patient there
      since Thursday.

      He was born in Hermon, Maine, January 16, 1903, son of Perley and Lizzie
      (Willey) Whitney. He was a 1921 graduate of Bangor (Maine) High School,
      and also attended Bliss Business College in Bangor.

      For more than 44 years, he was employed by Swift & Co., being bookkeeper
      in Bangor and Lewiston, Maine, and manager in Montpelier five years. He
      retired in 1968.

      On Jan. 9, 1923 he married Dorothy DeBeck.

      They lived in Maine until 1937 when they moved to Montpelier. He was a
      member of the Montpelier City Council from 1950 to 1954.

      The couple moved to Barre in 1954. He was a member of the East Barre
      Congregational Church, was a former deacon there and held other offices
      in the church.

      Besides his widow, he leaves a son, Henry E. Whitney Jr., Montpelier, a
      daughter, Mrs. Hartland (Phyllis) Bancroft, East Montpelier, 13
      grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

      Funeral Services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 PM in the Whitcomb
      Funeral Home, 102 Washington Street, Barre, where friends may call
      Tuesday from 7 to 9:00 PM.

      Burial will be in Hope Cemetery.

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      Does anybody have any information on the above Whitney's or Bancrofts?
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