Ullnee M. "Mickey" Place Whaley, 82

March 31, 2009

APRIL 17, 1926-MARCH 30, 2009

Ullnee Marie "Mickey" Place Whaley, Hagerstown, Md., passed away peacefully in her home the morning of March 30, 2009.

Born April 17, 1926, in Washington County, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Earl Franklin and Helen Fern Nolan Place.

She was a member of John Wesley United Methodist Church; a member of Naomi Chapter Order of the Eastern Star of Galion, Ohio; and Alpha Master Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi in Hagerstown.

She and her husband of 59 years owned and operated the Dual Highway Dairy Queen from 1952 until their retirement in 1986.


She is survived by one daughter, Leah M. Zimmerman and husband, Steven, of Staunton, Va.; one son, Daniel J. Whaley and wife, Deborah, of Fayetteville, Pa.; one brother-in-law, Marion P. Whaley and wife, Joyce, of Troy, Ohio; one grandson, D. Michael Whaley and wife, Melissa, of Delaware, Ohio; two granddaughters, Kelly L. Zimmerman and husband, T.J. Klement, of Baltimore, Md., and Allison M. Zimmerman of Charleston, S.C.; two great-grandchildren, Samuel Allen Whaley and Katherine Leigh Whaley of Delaware, Ohio; several nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends.

She was preceded in death by husband, Clarence S. Whaley; and siblings, Otis W. Place, Charles A. Place, Ray Place, Delmar Place and Naomi Ruth Place Hearn.

There will be no viewing. Arrangements will be at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Washington County, Hagerstown, or John Wesley United Methodist Church, Hagerstown.

At her request, her remains were donated to the Anatomy Board of Maryland for medical education and research.

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