Carole Brough Whiting, 67, passed away March 7, 2001 peacefully at her home in Elk Ridge Utah, of natural causes, after a long illness.
She was born on September 19, 1933 to Chester and Lula Brough, in Bountiful Utah. Carole grew up in Bountiful and graduated from Davis High School in 1951. Carole attended Utah State Agricultural College (USU), where she met her sweetheart Ned Whiting. They were married on June 1, 1953, in the Salt Lake Temple. They were blessed with eight children. Carole was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints. She served in leadership and teaching positions in every church auxiliary, including Relief Society and YWMIA president. She was especially loved by the children she taught as a nursery leader. Carole was an instructor and sales leader with Tri-Chem for 35 years and was a regional director for over 20 years. Carole enjoyed DUP, genealogy, her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She expressed her creativity through quilting, painting, crafts, gardening, sewing and homemaking. Carole loved quilting and shared the many quilts she made with her family, friends, and anyone in need. Carole was loving, generous, kind, and compassionate. She lived her life serving others.
Carole is survived by her husband, Ned A. Whiting, Elk Ridge UT; her children: Rosemary (Oscar) Schultz, Logan UT; Scott (Debbie) Whiting, Kearns UT; Susan (Kent) Mohlman, Murray, UT; Craig (Linda) Whiting, Mendon, UT; Rhoda (Mike) Burch, West Valley City, UT; Leila (Allen) Turner, Washington Terrace, UT; Allison Whiting, Ogden, UT; Carolyn (Del Ray) Bascom, Elk Ridge, UT; a brother and a sister; LaGrande (Julia) Brough, Logan, UT; Marie (Dennis) Nielson, Syracuse UT; Carole has 29 grandchildren and five and a half great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents Chester R. and Lula R. Brough, a brother Delmar Brough and a sister Rhoda Ann Brough.
Carole will be greatly missed by her husband, children, grandchildren, great-grand-children and those who knew and loved her.
Funeral services will be Saturday, March 10, 2001 at 11 a.m. in the Elk Ridge 3rd Ward Chapel, 259 Alpine Drive, Elk Ridge. Friends may call at the Walker Mortuary on Friday evening 6-8 p.m. or Saturday at the ward
relief society room 9:45-10:45 a.m. prior to the services. Burial will be in the Springville Evergreen Cemetery.