Florence Whetstone

August 31, 1920January 4, 2019

Florence T. Whetstone, 98, passed away Jan. 4, 2019. Florence was a kind, compassionate woman who put her husband, home, and her seven children first. She was a natural born nurturer and was extremely patient. Florence spent many years working as a child care provider. She enjoyed word search, puzzles and mending clothes for others. She is preceded in death by husband, Roy R. Whetstone; sons, Richard and Roy D. Whetstone. She is survived by her daughters, Theresa Howard, Renae Whetstone, Patti (David) Paul, Mary Sumner, Diana Whetstone; as well as numerous grand, great, and great-great grandchildren. An open viewing will take place Thurs. Jan. 10, from 9-5 pm at Resthaven Mortuary. Her Rosary Service at 7 pm Thurs. Jan 10, and Mass of Christian Burial 11 am Fri. Jan 11, 2019 will both be held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Memorials may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice.


  • Theresa Howard, Daughter
  • Renae Whetstone, Daughter
  • Patti Paul, Daughter
  • David Paul, Son-in-law
  • Mary Sumner, Daughter
  • Diana Whetstone, Daughter
  • Roy R. Whetstone, Husband
  • Richard Whetstone, Son
  • Roy D. Whetstone, Son
  • Florence also leaves behind numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren to cherish her memory.

  • Richard Howard, Pallbearer
  • Alex Howard, Pallbearer
  • Greg Howard, Pallbearer
  • Ferris Sumner II, Pallbearer
  • David Paul, Pallbearer
  • Justin Whetstone, Pallbearer
  • Roy Howard, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Skyler Sumner, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Devin Whetstone-Fields, Honorary Pallbearer

  • Good Shepherd Hospice


  • Rosary Thursday, January 10, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 11, 2019

Florence Whetstone

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Diana Whetstone

January 10, 2019

My heart was broken the day I lost you

Now my heart beats for two

I'll hold on to the memories for evermore

Until we meet again at Heavens door

I love you mowat Momma

Love Diana

Mike and Karin Patterson

January 10, 2019

Mary and Family,
Mike and I wanted to send our deepest sorrow for the loss of your wonderful Mother. We hope you find comfort in knowing how much she was loved by so many and that she is now with her lord and savior.

Tim and Sylvia Franz

January 10, 2019

Mary and Family,
Tim and I are so very sorry for the loss of your mother. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. May you find comfort in your memories of your wonderful mom!!

Olive Wilson

January 10, 2019

Sorry for your loss Mary and family sending prayers!
Olive Wilson

Ashley Schauner

January 8, 2019

I love you grandma. Rest In Peace. I will see you again someday 💕

Tammy Whetstone

January 7, 2019

To the best mother-in-law ever. Such a kind, caring, loving woman who always took an interest in others. You will be missed but heaven just got brighter! I love you!

Candace Howard (Norris)

January 7, 2019

You always loved holding Averie! You could have held her for hours! ❤️
We love you and grandma and will miss you.

Alex Howard

January 7, 2019

I love you granma.. take care of Bigsby n Yoshi