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Neil Whittle

April 24, 1920 ~ September 5, 2020 (age 100)

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Neil Whittle 100, of Hawthorne, N.Y. died on Sept.5, 2020. He was born on April 24, 1920 to the late Thomas Martin and Nora Gladys (nee O’Brien) Whittle in Chatham Kent, England. He proudly served in the British Navy during WWII. Neil was a devout catholic and very loyal to Holy Rosary Church in Hawthorne, N.Y. He was a retired Real Estate Appraiser with Joseph J. Blake & Assoc. in Westbury, N.Y. He was predeceased by his devoted wife, Veronica (nee McAdam) Whittle in 2014 and also predeceased by his sister, Nora Whittle and brothers, John and Thomas Whittle. Neil is survived by his loving daughters, Carol Marie Figueroa of Newington, CT, Wendy A. (life partner, Charles Munson) Whittle of Hawthorne, N.Y. and Barbara J. (Steve) Blank of Davis, IL. One sister, Clare (Laurence) McMahon of Memsie, Scottland.  Also survived by his many cherished grandchildren and great grandchildren. His love of family and faith filled his free time. Reposing, Hawthorne Funeral Home on Friday, 9AM-11AM. Funeral Mass, Holy Rosary Church, Hawthorne, N.Y. on Friday  11:30 AM. Interment, Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, N.Y. In lieu of flowers donations to Holy Rosary Church, 170 Bradhurst Ave. Hawthorne, N.Y. 10532, would be appreciated.


21 West Stevens Ave.

Hawthorne, New York 10532


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September 11, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Hawthorne Funeral Home
21 W. Stevens Ave
Hawthorne, NY 10532

Funeral Mass
September 11, 2020

11:30 AM
Holy Rosary Church
170 Bradhurst Ave
Hawthorne, NY 10532

September 11, 2020

12:30 PM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
10 W. Stevens Ave
Hawthorne, NY 10532

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