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Lee Earl Whelan

June 10, 1935 October 19, 2018
Lee Earl Whelan
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Obituary for Lee Earl Whelan

Lee Earl Whelan, 83, of Flaherty, KY, passed away Friday, October 19, 2018 at home.

He was born June 10, 1935 in Flaherty to the late Strother and Katharyn Whelan. He was a member of St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church. He loved his morning coffee at Otter Creek Tavern, enjoyed fishing and playing the lottery. Mr. Whelan retired from G.E. in Louisville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Raphael (Dee), William Walter (Buck), and Charles (Horse).

Lee is survived by his wife, Linda Whelan; his five sons, Ronnie Whelan of Flaherty, Les (Laura) Whelan of Rineyville, Terry (Gina) Whelan of Colorado Springs, CO; Sam Whelan and Scott (Daphne) Whelan of Flaherty; his stepson, Eric (Deloris) Meadows of Crestview, FL; a stepdaughter, April (Paul) Ellis of Flaherty; four sisters, Joetta (Leo) Padgett, Janette "Aunt Sue" Brown, Anna Buckman, Rosie (Marion) Padgett; eighteen grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Flaherty with Rev. Jeff Hopper officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be on Monday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday beginning at 9:30 a.m at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home, in Vine Grove. There will be a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

22

Oct

3:00 PM 10/22/2018 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/22/2018 8:00:00 PM
Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove

Business & Arrangement Office
205 Highland Ave.
Vine Grove, KY 40175

Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove
Business & Arrangement Office Vine Grove 40175 KY
United States

Visitation

Tuesday

23

Oct

9:30 AM 10/23/2018 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 10/23/2018 10:30:00 AM
Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove

Business & Arrangement Office
205 Highland Ave.
Vine Grove, KY 40175

Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home - Vine Grove
Business & Arrangement Office Vine Grove 40175 KY
United States

Service

Tuesday

23

Oct

11:00 AM 10/23/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 10/23/2018 12:00:00 PM
St. Martin of Tours

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Flaherty, KY .

St. Martin of Tours
. Flaherty . KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

St. Martin of Tours Cemetery Final Resting Place

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Flaherty, Ky .

. Flaherty . Ky
United States
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