Jerald Whiteman passed away August 22, 2019 at the age of 83 in Hemet, California. Jerald was born December 23, 1935 to Jerry Whiteman and Vonna Christopher Christensen in Soda Springs, Idaho. He attended West Forest Junior/Senior High and graduated high school in 1952. Jerald joined the U.S. Navy and served for 30 years as a Chief Petty Officer as well as with the FRA/Honor guard in Utah, Arizona and California for 20 years. On the 16th of November 1975 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Jerald married Helen Marie Easterling Whiteman. Helen passed away on February 22, 1999. Jerald was also a member of the FRA Branch 185, Honor Guard Team 11 and was the VFW Post 1481 Post Surgeon. Jerald is predeceased by his son Ray Richmond. He leaves behind 2 daughters, Linda Kunkel and Anna Hathaway as well as 10 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. He will be missed greatly.
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