Richard J. Whiteaker, 77, of Nokomis, Fla., passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
Richard was born March 11, 1937, in Punta Gorda, Fla., to the late Alan and Winifred (White) Whiteaker. Richard is survived by his wife, Martha; and sisters, Alice Baxley, Ruth Daughtry and Edith Herbolsheimer. Richard was preceded in death by five brothers and one sister.
Ewing Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.