Carolyn Whisenand

Obituary of Carolyn Louise Whisenand

Carolyn Louise Whisenand, 68, of St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away on August 25, 2022. She was born in Milan, Missouri on June 3, 1954 to Farrell and Doris (Hayes) Harding. She graduated from Central High School and was a member of Wyatt Park Christian Church. Carolyn married Tommy Whisenand on June 24, 1972. Carolyn loved history, literature, and traveling, both for leisure and for her husband’s Navy career. She lived in Missouri, California, Mississippi, Florida, Japan, and Hawaii. Before moving back to Missouri, she called San Diego home. She retired from Cigna. She and Tom loved walking around Seaport Village or taking the ferry to Coronado. She’d fondly recall times they took their daughter and grandsons to Starbucks. They’d sit outside enjoying the sunny day. Carolyn is preceded in death by her beloved husband; son, Craig Whisenand; sister, Brenda Hilliard; and parents. Survivors include her daughter Kellie Whisenand; grandchildren, Tristan and Peyton Martinez; siblings, Robert (Debi) Harding, Gale Harding; and numerous nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held at Wyatt Park Christian Church on October 8, 2022 at 3pm. In lieu of flowers, please donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Cremation under the direction of Simplify Creations & Funerals.
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Celebration of Life

3:00 pm
Saturday, October 8, 2022
Wyatt Park Christian Church
2623 Mitchell
St. Joseph, Missouri, United States
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