Name: Jack A. Whitman
From: The Evening Tribune, Hornell, New
Date: January 2, 1990
Born March 22, 1920, in Hornell, a son of Carl and Irene Almy Whitman, he was married Oct. 23, 1971, to the former Vivian Higgins, who survives.
A veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army, he was employed for 22 years at Corbin Wood Products in Hornell and also was a projectionist at several area movie theaters including the Majestic, Steuben and Hornell Drive-In Theaters. He also was a self-employed locksmith, and retired in 1976.
A member of the Hornell Elks Lodge, he was also a member of the VFW and the American Legion.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three daughters, Nancy Campbell of Batesville, Va., Mary Walden of Rawleigh [sic], N.C. and Janice Raisch of Hornell; two brothers, Thurlow "Toddy" of Arkport and Walter of Bay Village, Ohio; one sister, Dorothy Treahy of Canisteo; one grandchild; several nieces and nephews.