Emmitsburg, MD – Mary Catherine Whipp, of Emmitsburg, MD passed away on Monday, March 1, 2021 at Frederick Memorial Hospital in Frederick, MD.
She was born on June 5, 1942 in Montgomery County, MD to the late John Harold and Nellie Catherine Crilly Gaver.
Mary worked in retail sales for many years and most recently in Healthcare.
She was a member of Grace Bible Church in Fairfield, PA where she was very active for many years.
Mary enjoyed shopping, flea markets, and yard sales. She loved spending time with family especially her grandkids Skyler and Paisley.
She is survived by her husband Gary Lee “Pete” Whipp whom she married June 12, 2004; daughter Terry Stouter and her husband Brett of Fairfield, PA; daughter Penelope Powell and her husband Kenny of Thurmont; daughter Shelly Hull and her husband Jeremiah of Hancock, MD; son Carl Smith and his wife Marsha of Rocky Ridge, MD; son Troy Smith and his girlfriend Pam of Emmitsburg, MD; sister in law Virginia Gaver of Frederick, MD; grandchildren Heather, April, Jeremy, Jacob, Jacoby, Jason, Laura, Trisha, Connie, Skyler and Paisley; great grandchildren Olivia, Hayden, Aalanna, Maci, McKenlee, Ryder, Caroline, and Weston; special friends Pauline Liller and Polly Fogle; many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by four sisters Ara DeVinney, Bonnie Dubel, Nancy Irwin, and Alice Lawrence; three brothers John Gaver, Jr., Richard Gaver, and Ralph Gaver; special friend Virginia Willix.
Funeral services will be held at Osborne Funeral Home 425 S. Concocheague St. Williamsport, MD on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Ernest E. Witmer officiating. The family will receive friends 2 hours prior to the service on Tuesday from 12:00 – 2:00 pm. The funeral home will be open after 9:00 am on Tuesday for the convenience of family and friends. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park Williamsport, MD.
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