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Whiting - Rowland "Ron" Whittaker, age 93, of Whiting NJ passed away on Wednesday, January 24th 2018.

Rowland was born in Liverpool, England, November 13th, 1924. During his youth, he was an accomplished track and field champion and British footballer. Ron served in the Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy during WW2 based in Scotland. After the war, he was a health care practitioner in England. In 1962 Ron and his wife, and daughter migrated to the United States and became US citizens. Ron became assistant to Dr. Nathan Kline at his Nathan Kline Institute of Psychiatric Research in New Jersey.

He was predeceased by his wife, Theresa Jane in 2001 and is survived by his daughter, Drusilla and her husband William Yott, and his three granddaughters, Tessa Yott, Rachel Yott, and Alexa, her husband, Thomas Barry, and one great grandchild, William.

A Memorial Gathering will be held on Saturday, February 10th, 2018 from 10:00am - 11:00am with the Memorial Service beginning at 11:00am at Anderson Campbell Funeral Home, 115 Lacey Road, Whiting NJ 08759.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ron's name to Americas Keswick. Expressions of sympathy and Condolences may be sent to andersoncampbellwhiting.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 6, 2018
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