Betty J. Whitten, 83

NOV. 4, 1929-JAN. 26, 2013

January 29, 2013

Betty Juhe Whitten, 83, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Born Nov. 4, 1929, in Chin Ju, South Korea, she was the daughter of the late Hwung Won Kim and Jung Sook Suh.

She was a homemaker.

She has been an American citizen for 57 years.

She was a member of Hagerstown Korean Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eudell Garfield Whitten, in 1987, who was a civil engineer and worked for the Pentagon.

She is survived by a daughter, Vera E. Whitten of Hagerstown; grandson, L. Alexander Whitten of Hagerstown; grandson, Eric Whitten Fleegle of Hagerstown; great-grandson, Eric Robert Wallech of Hagerstown; sister and brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Sung Hi Kang of Vienna, Va.; and sister-in-law, Vera E. Barkley of Reseda, Calif.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert Eudell Whitten.

The family will receive friends Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, Md. The funeral home will be open Friday after 9 a.m. for the convenience of family and friends.

Graveside services will be Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport, with the Rev. Yo Han Chin officiating.

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