Dolores L. (Thompson) Whiteman

March 27, 1933 ~ May 3, 2022 (age 89)


Dolores L. Whiteman, 89, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at her home, surrounded by family.

Dolores was born on March 27, 1933 in Gary, IN, to Darrell and Wilma "Lucille" (Thompson) Thompson.

In 1976, she married Thomas Whiteman who preceded her in death.  Surviving Dolores are her children, Terry (Marylyn) Stafford of Lowell, IN, Cindy (Raul) Manzo of Hobart, IN, Pamela (Brian) Malott of La Porte,  IN, Sandy (J.T.) Lummus of Shepherd, TX, and Jill (Peter) Ruvalcaba of Portage, IN; 10 granddaughters; 5 grandsons; many great-grandchildren; 1 great, great-granddaughter; 3 great, great-grandsons; brother, Robert Thompson of TX; as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Darrell and Lucille Thompson; husband, Thomas Whiteman; and 2 daughters, Pat Aderholt and Lori Helmick. 

Dolores was a homemaker and mother of 7 children.  She enjoyed spending time with her family and her doggies.

Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte.  A private family service has been held.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family c/o Pamela Malott, 2900 Monroe Street, La Porte, IN 46350.

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Cremation has taken place. Services will not be held at this time.

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