Sylvia Audrey Whitehead


Sylvia Audrey Whitehead

Sylvia Audrey Whitehead, 82, of Cleveland, passed away Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in a local hospital.

She was born Oct. 2, 1935, in Margate, England, to Arthur Hedger and Doreen Howgego Hedger.

She was a member of the English Women's Club.  She was a successful businesswoman and loved to write poetry.  She was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willard H. Whitehead; and her daughter, Jennifer D. Glover.

She is survived by her sons: Robert D. Whitehead, Donald L. Whitehead and Greg A. Whitehead (Lisa), all of Cleveland; and her brother, Reg Hedger of Australia.

A memorial service will be held in the chapel of Serenity of Cleveland Funeral Home on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at 3 p.m.

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