Skip was the father of the late Thomas Whitmore and his wife, Leslie, of Amesbury, Charles Whitmore of Hadley, Mass., Dianne Law and her husband, Richard, of Mount Vernon, Maine, Laura Whitmore and her husband, Joe Sexton of Hampton, N.H., and Scott Whitmore and his wife, Hazira, of Hampton, N.H. He is also survived by his sisters, Nancy and her husband, Anthony, of Beacon, N.Y., and Jane Whitmore of Salem, Mass.; and his sister- in-law, Janet Whitmore of Peabody. He was the brother of the late Robert Whitmore of Peabody, and Judy Whitmore of Salem. He was the grandfather of Lindsey, Kristen, Krystle, William, Adam, Charlie, and Nancy (Evans), and her husband, John. He also leaves his great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends, all of whom will remember him for his quick wit, generosity and eagerness to share a tale, joke, or laugh.
ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, April 3, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home, 35 Green Street, Newburyport, immediately followed by services at 1 p.m. Interment will be in Belleville Cemetery, Newburyport. Donations in his memory may be made to Elder Services of Merrimack Valley, 360 Merrimack Street, Bldg. 5, Lawrence, MA 01843.