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1928 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
WHITING, Charles E. Jr. Age 87, of Foxborough, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 14, 2016. He was the son of the late Charles and Charlotte (Herristrom) Whiting, Sr. Charles was born in Boston on December 17, 1928. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. He and his wife Rita were married in Milton in 1965 and had celebrated their golden wedding anniversary. He has been a Foxborough resident for the past forty five years. Charles was a retired bookkeeper for Cantella Company Incorporated of Boston. He enjoyed spending time with his family and was an avid New England sports fan. Beloved husband of the late Rita A. (Sexton) Whiting. Loving father of Thomas Whiting and his wife Laura of Foxborough, Ellen and her husband Tom Clift of FL and Kevin Whiting and his wife Jae of CA. Loving grandfather of Liam and Ryan. Brother of Milton Whiting of Malden and the late Bobby Whiting. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours on Monday, September 19 from 4-7 PM at the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South St., Foxborough. Interment to follow on Tuesday with U.S. Army Honors at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. To light a special candle in his memory please visit the funeral home web site at www.robertsandsonsfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Mass General Development Office, 125 Nashua Street, Suite 540, Boston, MA 02114-1101 (please note to benefit pancreatic cancer research). Roberts and Sons Funeral Home 508-543-5471

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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 16, 2016
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