Mass of Christian Burial
Wednesday, Sep 09, 2020
August 18, 2020
William "Bill" Whalen, Jr., 77, of Hershey, passed away on August 18, 2020 in Kadima at Palmyra Nursing Facility.
He was born October 15, 1942 in Ashland, son of the late William Sr. and Mary (Gelbuda) Whalen.
Bill had worked for many years in insurance sales for the Knights of Columbus; he was also a member of the Knights of Columbus of Hershey, where he was a Past Grand Knight and a Faithful Navigator. He was a member of St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church; enjoyed reading, music and dancing.
Bill is survived by sons David and Jeffrey Whalen and brothers, Ron, Charles and Bob Whalen; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 11AM in St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 359 W. Areba Ave., Hershey.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorial contributions be made to Knights of Columbus, United in Charities. https://www.kofc.org/secure/en/donate/index.html
Hoover Funeral Homes & Crematory of Hershey is handling the arrangements.
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