A funeral is being planned Thursday, July 28th at 11 am., for Mildred Jane (Pulsifer) Whitney (Moo) who died Thursday, July 21, 2011 at Woodstock Terrace in Woodstock. There will be no calling hours.
She was born in February 13, 1924 in Woodstock, the daughter of Walter C. and Margaret Luella (Eulas) Pulsifer.
She graduated from Woodstock High School in 1942.
Mildred married George (Ike) Whitney in 1942 and lived the remainder of her life in Taftsville, Vermont.
Vivacious and outgoing, Mildred was an active member of the Woodstock community.
She was a lifetime member of Saint James Episcopal Church.
She was the Taftsville postmaster for over 25 years.
Mildred was the Taftsville correspondent for The Vermont Standard for many years.
She served on numerous local boards, committees, associations, and study groups.
She is survived by her daughters, Joan (Whitney) Mazyck of Dothan, Alabama and Carol Whitney of South Royalton; two granddaughters Kathryn Augusta Byrd of Alabaster, Alabama, and Zoe Whitney Mazyck of Mobile, Alabama; one great grandson Charles Moody Byrd (born July 22, 2011); her sister Kathryn (Pulsifer) Eaton (Kitty) and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband Ike Whitney; her daughter Helen Anne Whitney, and two brothers John T. Pulsifer, and Walter C. Pulsifer, Jr.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Helen Whitney Memorial Scholarship Fund care of Kathy Christy 21 Daniel Drive Barre, VT 05641
The Cabot Funeral Home in Woodstock, Vermont is in charge of arrangements.