Roland Myles Whittier

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“I home shared with Roland for nearly four years.He was one of the kindest people I have ever met. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: John Grinnell - Burlington, VT

“Our business and personal relationship with Whit go back many years. He was a wonderful man of many talents as well as being so kind, thoughtful and...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: John & Lynne-Delle Dore - VT

“Uncle Roland was larger than life with a laugh as big as his heart. He charmed and entertained all with his wit and good humor. He was especially...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Duncan Whittier - Topeka, KS

“Roland and my husband Jim Inman shared an apartment at Shelburne Bay Residence these last two years.What a distinguished, gracious, warm gentleman he...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Diana Carlisle - Burlington, VT

“May God's loving kindness and comfort help you and your family through this very sad time Psalms 94:18-19 ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I wish I had the honor to meet Roland. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Chris Wheeler - Gardner, MA

“Whit was such a warm-hearted person. He had a smile on his face whenever you met him. I had the pleasure of meeting Whit when I interviewed for...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Roberto Fitzgerald - Burlington, VT

“A truly fine gentleman of enormous talents and great wit. A fantastic story teller with great details.He was a forward thinker and was far younger in...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: John Varsames - Naples, FL

“So many, many memories of Mr. Whittier. I went to school in a building constructed from his plans, I lived in a dorm at Johnson designed by him, The...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Karen Peterson Shastany - MD

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Roland was born on March 9, 1918 and passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.

Roland was a resident of Shelburne, Vermont at the time of passing.

Roland graduated in the architecture program of Wentworth Institute of Technology.

Roland was married to Elizabeth.

Service will be held at the First Baptist Church 81 St Paul St Burlington VT today Friday February 25th at 2PM.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the First Baptist Church in his honor.