Jana Lee WHIPPLE (07/28/1955 - 08/16/2014)

  • "I think of you Always!! We made so many memories...you my..."
    - Kym Gangl
  • "Thinking of you. Sometimes I think to myself, I need to..."
    - Laura Masingale
  • " Jana, your beautiful spirit lives on. It has been an honor..."
  • "To my dear sister who was taken from us at a much too young..."
    - Pamela Gutierrez

WHIPPLE, Jana Lee (Age 59) A lifetime resident of Spokane, WA, Jana went to join her son Michael Jr. and other loved ones Saturday, August 16th in Heaven. She will be missed by her family very much. She was born July 28, 1955 in Spokane to Dolorus Ann Kolb and the late Royce LaVern Hodgen. She graduated from Mead H.S. in 1973 and resided in Spokane to her final breath. Jana absolutely loved sports. Go 49ers, Mariners, Seahawks and Giants! Jana is survived by her two children; Brisa Turner and Laura Whipple-Masingale both of Spokane, WA. She is also survived by five grandchildren, one great-grandchild and two sisters, Pam Gutierrez of San Francisco, CA and Kelli Luther of Spokane, WA. A memorial will take place where Jana's remains will be scattered at 1881 Nicholson Rd., Elk, WA on Saturday, September 6th at 1 pm. All who wish to attend are welcome.


Funeral Home
Community Cremation Service
4407 N. Division St., Suite 103 Spokane, WA 99207
(509) 483-3440
Funeral Home Details
Published in Spokesman-Review from Aug. 24 to Aug. 27, 2014