Annabelle Whitmer Monday, September 16, 1940 - Thursday, June 8, 2017
SALAMANCA — Annabelle Whitmer, 76, of Salamanca, passed away Thursday (June 8, 2017) at her home. She was born Sept. 16,1940, in Salamanca, the daughter of the late Thomas and Annabelle (Hale) Rhoads. On Dec. 2,1961, she married Henry "Hank" Whitmer who survives. Mrs Whitmer had worked as a dietician at Salamanca Hospital and also cooked at the Gin Mill in Ellicottville. She was a member of the Valley View Baptist Church in Little Valley for many years. Besides her loving husband of 55 years, she is survived by two daughters, Demita Jo (Anthony) Costrum of Little Valley and Kelli Ann Whitmer of Salamanca; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Gary Rhoads. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday (June 16, 2017) at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 411 Rock City Street in Little Valley. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday (June 17, 2017) from the Valley View Baptist Church in Little Valley. Burial will be in Green Cemetery in Great Valley. In lieu of flowers Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Hospital.