WHERRITT Beatrix Marie
of Waterford, passed away July 6, 2017 at 91 years of age. Born December 7, 1925 in Lapeer Co., Michigan, the daughter of the late George and Martha Stiles. Beloved wife of the late John Wherritt; loving mother of Nancy Wherritt, Stephen (Cindy) Wherritt, Fredrick (Karen) Wherritt and Donna Wherritt; dearest grandmother of Rachel (Jason), Stephen, Sarena and John (Kim); great grandmother of Sean, Nina, Jayven, Jaden, Harper and Parker; dear sister of Hilda, Janis, and the lates Ardis, George and Arthur. Mrs. Wherritt worked for many years at Bell Telephone in Pontiac. She then worked for General Motors retiring after 25 years of service. She truly loved her jobs , but providing a loving home was her main priority. She loved to sew, square dance, go camping and she was a wonderful cook.
Family will receive friends Monday from 12 noon until the time of the service.
A Memorial service will be held Monday July 10, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at COATS FUNERAL HOME-WATERFORD. Pastor Martin Woody officiating. Burial of cremains will take place at Lakeview Cemetery, Clarkston.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Aunt Marie will be missed by our family. She always had a welcoming smile and a loving heart. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Willie & Josephine ,Jeremy Austin
To the Family of Mrs. Wherritt. we send you our condolences. We will miss Mrs. Wherritt's smile and her joy in sharing her home and meals with us.