David Leonard Whitaker, 59, of Huntington died April 28, 2003, at his home.
His graveside service will be announced later and will take place at Huntington.
David was born April 6, 1944, to Thomas William and Alexandria Beryl Nevins Whitaker.
Survivors include two sisters, Sandra A. Rose and her husband, John D. of Kuna, Idaho, and Beth Gay Mills and her husband, Kenneth, of Twin Falls, Idaho; a brother, Blynn W. Whitaker of Huntington; nephews, David K. Reed of Tumwater, Wash., Donald D. Rose of Nampa, Idaho, and Thomas and Patricia Rose of Nampa, Idaho; nieces, Brenda Miller of Kimberly, Idaho, Kimberly Miller of Twin Falls, Idaho, Toni Miller of Rupert, Idaho and Elizabeth D. Rose of Nampa, Idaho; great-nephews, Gallan, Kierflen and Adlon Duffen of Rupert, Idaho; and great-niece, Holly Miller of Twin Falls, Idaho.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Alexandria Beryl Nevins; his father, Thomas William Whitaker; and a nephew, John A. Rose.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Huntington Firemen’s Association through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, P.O. Box 726, Baker City, OR 97814.
Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, May 9, 2003
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor