Bertha J. ‘Jean’ Whedbee, 68, dedicated employee known for her old-fashioned work ethic

Bertha Jean Whedbee
Bertha Jean Whedbee

Bertha J. “Jean” Whedbee, 68, went to be with our Lord Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019. She was born Feb. 14, 1950.

She is survived by her loving husband, Albert Whedbee Sr.; children, Carrie Lassiter, Lori Hurt and Albert Whedbee Jr.; seven grandchildren, Michael VanDett II, Joelle Hurt, Timothy Hurt, Laci Hurt, Dusty Whedbee, Pamela Lencioni and Zachary Whedbee; and five great-grandchildren, Brielle, Lawson, and Meadow Whedbee and Addilyn and Daxton Lencioni.

Jean went to work at age 18 for Sam Ames with Ames and Associates in the financial service industry. Later, she worked for Chuck Spence with Spence Financial Services. For the last 30 years, she worked with Joe Newman with W. Joe Newman and Associates. Jean had an old fashioned work ethic that made her very dedicated to her employers and her co-workers! She will be missed by many people who she came in contact with over her working lifetime.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 14, at Altmeyer Funeral Home Maestas Chapel, 1801 Baltic Ave., Virginia Beach.

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