Jack D Whitehouse

Born: Fri., Aug. 20, 1937
Died: Sat., Mar. 4, 2017


9:30 AM to 11:00 AM, Tue., Mar. 07, 2017
Location: Litchfield Family Funeral Service

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Tue., Mar. 07, 2017
Location: Litchfield Family Funeral Service

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Jack D. Whitehouse, 79, of Litchfield, Illinois, passed away Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 10:28 A.M. at Litchfield Heritage Health Therapy and Senior Care.

He was born on August 20, 1937 in Litchfield, IL a son of the late Harry & Georgia (Greff) Whitehouse.

Jack graduated from the Gillespie High School in 1955 and attended Western University in Macomb, IL.

He married the former Katherine “Kate” Funk on August 3, 1963 at the St. Aloysius Church in Litchfield.

Jack had worked at CPC Rexel in Litchfield where he was an extruder and then for Hillsboro Glass and retired in 1997.

Jack loved all animals, especially his dog, Bill. He also enjoyed fishing and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals Baseball fan.

He is survived by his wife, Kate Whitehouse of Litchfield, IL

His beloved dog, Bill

Brother, Rogers (Peggy) Whitehouse of Hillsboro, IL; & brothers & sisters-in-laws Floyd & Edna Nail of Litchfield, Mike & Nancy Funk of Litchfield, Sophia Southworth of Litchfield, Joe & Carol Funk of Mt. Olive, and Helen Zimmerman of Dublin, OH. 25 nieces and nephews, & several great and great-great nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at the Litchfield Family Funeral Service in Litchfield, IL. Rev. Monsignor Dr. Kenneth C. Steffen will officiate. Visitation will be Tuesday from 9:30 A.M. until time of service at Litchfield Family Funeral Service. Burial will take place in the Elm Lawn Cemetery in Litchfield, IL. The family suggests memorials to PAWS Care of Montgomery County or the Veterans’ Memorial Garden in Litchfield,

Litchfield Family Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. To view the online obituary and leave condolences, please visit www.litchfieldffs.com

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Hal & Fran Simpson
   Posted Sat March 04, 2017
Kate, and extended families, our thoughts and prayers for God's peace to comfort and surround you with strength, hope, and love as you celebrate Jack's life. Whenever our paths crossed, Jack's engaging smile made me feel better 🌞

Patsy Pickerill Lozosky
   Posted Sun March 05, 2017

Just heard about your loss. I am sorry to hear about your husband. I lost mine 11 years ago so know what a void it causes in your life. It gets easier with time so keep your chin up.

Kenneth Claytor
   Posted Sun March 05, 2017

STRUCTURED DESIGN IN RED AND WHITE was sent by The Claytor family, Sugar Land, Texas.

With Deepest Sympathy, Love, Kenny, Debbie, Austin and Kelli Claytor

Jim Zuber Jr
   Posted Sun March 05, 2017
my deepest sympathy to Jacks family. Always enjoyed working with him at Hillsboro Glass. God bless you all.

Carolyn (Midge) Orzel
   Posted Mon March 06, 2017
Kate and family - my deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers are with you. Jack will be missed.

Larry Pianfetti
   Posted Mon March 06, 2017
Jack's Family, My sincerest condolence for your loss. I remember Jack from GCHS. My memory of him was as good basketball player. May he now rest in peace.

Betty Zumwalt
   Posted Mon March 06, 2017
I am so very sorry for the loss of your Jack.
Prayers for God's comfort for you and your extended family.

Richard & Marian Elledge
   Posted Tue March 07, 2017

Katie, We are sorry for your loss. You had many good years

together and lots of memories. You are in our prayers.

Dick & Marian Elledge

Frank And Patty Whitlock
   Posted Tue March 07, 2017
Our sympathy Katie...Love to you...

Bob and Jonell
   Posted Thu March 09, 2017
So sorry for your loss, Thinking of you Kate.

bob goldasich
   Posted Sat March 11, 2017
Katie: Please accept my deepest condolences on your loss. Jack was a great guy and will be missed by many.

Dale and Martha Jett
   Posted Fri March 17, 2017
So sorry for your loss. We both worked with Jack. He will truly be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

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