D. Arlene Wetherboldt Whitehurst, 92, of Terre Haute passed away April 20, 2017 in her home at 2:15 AM. She was born September 3, 1924 in Jasper County, Illinois, living there until moving to Terre Haute, Indiana in October 1976, and living there the remainder of her life. She attended Jasper County grade and high school. She was a hairdresser, florist, and Farmer’s wife. Owner of Newton Flower Shop from 1967 to 1979. She and her husband Glenn were farmers until his health failed and he passed away September 11, 1976.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn, daughter, Karen Fink, grandson, Brandon Whitehurst, great grandson Braden Van Stralen, sons in law, Lee Fink, and Floyd Hartke.
She is survived by sons, Dennis Whitehurst, of Valejo, California. Tom Whitehurst his wife Sally of Terre Haute, daughter, Linda Hartke, of Siesta Key, Florida, grandchildren, Dr. Brett Fink, of Carmel Indiana, Todd Fink, of St. Paul, Minnesota, Joshua Hartke, of Champaign, Illinois, Jared Hartke, of Charleston, South Carolina, Shana Van Stralen, of Malibu, California, great grandchildren Alexis and Laurel Fink, of Carmel, Indiana, Madison and Simon Fink, St. Paul, Minnesota, Case Hartke, of Charleston, South Carolina, Anthony Van Stralen, half sister Kathy Tesch and her husband Aaron, of Cartersville, Georgia, Joan Hanson, and Albuquerque, New Mexico, half brothers, Mike Cornwell and his wife Tami, of Effingham, Illinois, Bob Cornwell and his wife Connie, of Montana, Illinois,
A visitation is scheduled on Monday, April 24, 2017 from 5 PM until 7 PM at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 N. 13th St., Terre Haute, IN., 47804. Graveside services are scheduled at 11 AM CST (Illinois Time) in Riverside Cemetery, Newton, Illinois on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Mike Knepper will officiate. Online condolences can be made at www.greinerfuneralhome.com