Benjamin Whitehill

Benjamin Whitehill, 78, of Lamar, passed away at his home on Friday, March 2, 2018.

He was born on April 5, 1939, in Linden Hall, a son of the late Walter R. and Grace Stover Whitehall. He was married to Linda Rodgers, she survives in Howard.

Ben was a Union pipefitter for 25 years and a lifelong beef and cash crop farmer. He was a graduate of State College High School Class of ’58.

He is survived by two daughters, Jenny (Larry) Trunfio, of Townsend, Del., and Wendy (Lance) Thomas, of Howard; three sons, Bruce (Sherry) Whitehall, of Centre Hall, Keith Whitehall, of Bellefonte, and Mike Whitehall, of Howard; one sister, Wanda Mains; four brothers, James, Stan, Danny and Dennis Whitehall and his seven grandchildren.

Private services will be held at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Snydertown with Pastor Frank Harpster III officiating.

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