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Bernie W. "Whizzo" Whisner, 70

March 31, 2009

NOV. 18, 1938-MARCH 29, 2009

BRUNSWICK, Md. - Bernie Wayne "Whizzo" Whisner, 70, of Brunswick, Md., passed away Sunday, March 29, 2009, surrounded by his loving family at the home of his sister in Falling Waters, W.Va.

Born Nov. 18, 1938, in Great Cacapon, W.Va., he was the son of the late Meredith Lorenzo and Pearl Irene Whisner.

He served in the United States Marine Corps at Quantico, Va.

He was employed with the United States Postal Service in Frederick, Md., for 34 years.

He loved to play golf and enjoyed watching sports.

He is survived by two sisters, Carol Marie Reynolds and husband, Joseph, of Falling Waters, and Shirley Delores Baker of Brunswick; one brother, Jeffrey Ray Whisner of Guthrie, Ky.; several nieces and nephews; a special niece, Karen (Ratchett) Painter of Knoxville, Md. He also leaves behind a very special companion (dog) Bailey.


He was preceded in death by one brother, Gary Lee Whisner.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

There will be no visitation or viewing.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 122 Waverly Court, Martinsburg, WV 25403.

Arrangements are by the Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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