Euleita B. Whitney

NORWAY — Euleita Marie Barker Whitney, 73, of Norway, passed away Feb. 1, at Stephens Memorial Hospital, surrounded by family after a brief illness.

She was born Dec. 12, 1937 in Norway, to the late Carlton Barker Sr. and Ineze Mathison Barker. She grew up in East Stoneham and graduated from Fryeburg Academy in 1956. She then went to business school in Boston, Mass. She later met and married Eugene Whitney, divorcing after 23 years.

Over the years, she worked in the Oxford Hills area as an administrative assistant for many businesses including the David A. Klain Agency, Hebron Academy and the most recent being the Oxford Hills Chamber of Commerce.

Mrs. Whitney is survived by daughter Dari of Raleigh, N.C.; sons, Daryl of Norway and Darick of Norway; six grandchildren; brothers, Carlton Barker Jr. of East Stoneham, Hubert Barker of Salem, N.H., and Durland Barker of East Stoneham; along with nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a brother, Dwight Barker; a sister-in-law, Mertice Barker; and a nephew, Donald Barker.

There will be visiting hours on Thursday, Feb. 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. and a funeral service will be held on Feb. 11, at 11 a.m. at Oxford Hills and Weston Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Euleita’s memory to Miles for Hope, 2183 Logan St., Clearwater, FL 33765.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.oxfordhillsfuneralservices.com.

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