Lamoine — Elizabeth Whitney, 61, died unexpectedly at her home July 18th, 2018. She was born on May 15, 1957 in Bangor, Maine, the daughter of Lawrence L. and Inez V. (Wood) Collier.
Growing up in Trenton, Maine, Beth graduated from MDI High School, class of 1975. Following graduation, she attended Thomas College in Waterville, Maine. She later worked for Watson’s Dry Cleaners and was a bookkeeper at her family business, Collier’s Health Care Center, for many years.
Later, she graduated from Bryant and Stratton College with certification as a travel specialist.
She is survived by her beloved son, John J. Whitney IV of Lamoine, Maine; her brother, William L. Collier and his wife Yongdan of Amherst, New York; and nephew Thomas E. Collier.
Beth was blessed with many long term friends from the Ellsworth area with whom she stayed in contact throughout her lifetime.
A service of remembrance will be scheduled for a later date. Her remains will be interred at Woodbine Cemetery with her beloved parents. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to the American Heart Association.
Arrangements by Acadia Burial & Cremation Direct, Ellsworth, Maine 04605.
Condolences may be expressed at www.acadiacremation.com