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Stephen Wayne Whitted

Aug. 31, 1951 – March 17, 2022

Stephen Wayne Whitted, 70, of Noblesville, passed away on Thu., March 17, 2022 at his home, surrounded by his loving family and the care of Transitions Hospice. 

He was born on Aug. 31, 1951 to Velma (Garringer) and Claude Whitted in Winchester, Ind.

Mr. Whitted was a 1970 graduate of Winchester High School in Winchester, Indiana, and a 1972 graduate of ITT Technical Institute of Fort Wayne.  He married the love of his life, Phyllis Wilson on Sep. 7, 1974.  He worked as an engineer for GTE/Verizon for 31 years and retired in November of 2003.  One month later, following his retirement, he suffered a stroke. He was highly involved in the Boy Scouts of America for the majority of his life, as a Scout, as a Scoutmaster and then a District Commissioner.  Mr. Whitted loved camping and working outdoors.  He was always a huge supporter of the activities his children were involved in.  He resided in Fort Wayne for 30 years and moved to Hamilton County in 2019.  He loved having visitors and, most of all, loved spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Phyllis Whitted; son, Jason (Amanda) Whitted; daughters Sharon (Charles) O’Haver and Karen (Emily) Meadows; grandchildren Trinity, Alyssa, Emily, Alexander, Conner, Caleb and Kenley; brother, Dennis (Sheryl) Whitted; mother-in-law, Alfreida (James) Higdon; as well as several nieces, nephews & cousins.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Byron Whitted; father-in-law, Albert Wilson; and nephew, Nathan Wilson.

Visitation is scheduled to be from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., with services scheduled for 3:30 pm, on Mon., March 21, 2022 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road, in Noblesville. The Rev. Clayton Thompson will officiate.  Graveside services are scheduled to take place at 2:30 p.m. on Tue., March 22 at Gardens of Memory, 10501 North State Road 3 in Muncie.  Everyone is welcome.

The family would like to especially thank Transitions Hospice Care for their tremendous care of Mr. Whitted and treating him like family for the last 16 months.

Memorial contributions may be made to Transitions Hospice, 8435 Keystone Crossing #108, Indianapolis Ind., 46240. Condolences can be made online at www.randallroberts.com.