Chaz Kyle Whittaker (aka Chazzy, Hubba, Bill, and Carl’s Shadow), was born on June 19, 1987 in Frederick, the second son of Reginald and Pamela Lee Whittaker. He departed this life on Dec. 25, 2019 at Meritus Medical Center.
He was baptized at an early age at Hopehill UMC and was a member there until his passing. Chaz attended both Urbana and Smithsburg High Schools.
He completed his GED at HCC. He then worked as a material handler technician by trade.
In addition to his parents, he leaves precious memories for his grandmother, JoeAnn Lee; daughter, Ivy Whittaker; longtime companion, Miranda Harshman; four aunts, Deborah Gordon, Jacqueline Whittaker, Sharon Whittaker, and Linda Worthington; three uncles, Donald Whittaker Jr., Corby Lee and Melvin Worthington Jr.; and a host of cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Donald Whittaker Sr., Catherine Whittaker and Carl M. Lee; and uncle, Thomas Gordon.
A visitation is scheduled for 11:45 a.m. and the funeral at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 4, at Jackson Chapel UMC, 5609 Ballenger Creek Pike, Frederick.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Assoc. or Hope Hill UMC c/o Chaz Whittaker. Online condolences may be shared at www.garylrollinsfuneralhome.com.