Jonathan B Whipple, 64, of Fairfield IA died November 17th after a brief illness. Growing up in Marblehead MA he was the son of the late James B Whipple and the late Florence C Whipple. He is survived by a sister, Judith W Leef and a niece Jendaya R O’Grady, cousins Charles W Corkum, John E Whipple, Jeremy A Whipple and Elizabeth Solano. He was preceded in death by his cousin James F Whipple.
Jonathan attended Maharishi International University in Fairfield IA and continued to make Fairfield his home. He worked at The Raj Health Center where he was the assistant manager of the men’s Ayurvedic treatment area, but wore many other hats as well.
Jonathan made friends with everyone he met. He was committed in his friendships and gave generously of himself. He showed his love by doing for and being there. He was a kind and gentle man, deeply loved by many.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the food bank, The Lord’s Cupboard of Jefferson County, 303 N 4th St., Fairfield IA, 52556.