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Whitney C. BANKS, Jr. Obituary
Whitney C. Banks, Jr., of West Palm Beach, formerly of Palm Beach, Manhattan and Pelham Manor in Westchester, NY, died January 11, 2018 at home. He met his wife Elisabeth Frey in 1986 in Palm Beach where they were married. Whitney was born in New Rochelle, NY in 1931 to Marion and Dr. C. Whitney Banks. He was preceded in death by two siblings, Andra Hughes and Bruce Banks. Whitney attended Choate, Avon Old Farms and the University of California. He was a member of the Mayflower Society, the Society of Colonial Wars, the Westchester Country Club and Squadron A in New York City where he played indoor polo. His family vacationed in Banff where he was an avid skier and associate member of the rodeo association. He was a noted sailor often seen in his Hinkley the Interlude on Long Island Sound. In lieu of flowers please send contributions to the Avon Old Farms School, 500 Old Farms Rd, Avon, CT 06001.
Published in The Palm Beach Daily News on Feb. 18, 2018
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