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Alanson Welty Whitney
Alanson Welty Whitney

Alanson Welty ‘Al’ Whitney, longtime resident of Williamsburg, passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2016, at the age of 85.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Betty; his son, Tom, and his wife, Cassie; daughter, Sherry, and her husband, John; his five grandchildren, Justin, Jonathon, and his, wife, Dru, Kirk, and his wife, Erica, Miranda and Kyle of the U.S. Marine Corps; and his two great-grandchildren, Olivia and Jax.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date to be announced.

In lieu of flowers, Al’s family requests donations be made in his honor to the Heritage Humane Society, 430 Waller Mill Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23185.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Nelsen Funeral Home.

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