Mary Elizabeth Whitaker

Born on: October 3, 1951
Departed on: August 20, 2014
Service: Private
Burial: Private Family Interment Services

Mary E. Whitaker, 62, of New York City, formerly of Greencastle, passed away on August 20, 2014 at her summer residence at Sherman, New York. She was born on October 3, 1952 at Greencastle, Indiana and was the daughter of the late John W. and Frances [Snodgrass] Whitaker.
She was a1971 graduate of Greencastle High School and a 1975 Graduate of the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University at Bloomington.
She was free lance professional violinist, having performed with several major orchestra and pit orchestras for Broadway shows including the first run of The Lion King. She had also toured with several major artists including Barbara Stristand, Mitch Miller and Marvin Hamlisch.
Mary is survived by her sister Martha Jane Whitaker, St. Louis, MO and her life partner, Suzann Gilman, New York City.
Private family services were held on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at New York City.
Condolences maybe sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net