Richard Whiting, 84, formerly of Chicago and Quincy, died Monday (February 3, 2014) at the Countryview Care Center in Macomb, IL.
Born June 10, 1929 in Chicago, Richard was the son of Frank and Dorothy Cooper Whiting.
Richard served in the United States Air Force. He was a member of American Legion Post No. 75 in Geneva, IL and a life member of the Philatelic Society.
He was employed by the State of IL Department of Labor and Minkus Stamp Company.
Survivors include nephews, Frank Whiting of Glen Ellyn, IL , Bill Whiting of Batavia, IL and Tim Whiting of Kildeer, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Tom of Scottsdale, AZ and Frank of Geneva, IL. Private services are planned.