Services for Melinda Whalon

The times of the services for Melinda Whalon are as follows:

The Celebration of the Life of Melinda Jane McCulloch Whalon will take place at St. George's Episcopal Church, Harbeson, Delaware, on Saturday, March 11, at 3pm. The Most Reverend Michael Curry will preach and celebrate. Interment in the churchyard will follow immediately. A reception is planned in the Parish Hall.

A Memorial Celebration at the American Cathedral, Paris, France, is being planned for Wednesday, March 29, at 4:30pm.

Rest eternal grant to her, O Lord; And let light perpetual shine upon her. May her soul, and the souls of all the departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.


In lieu of flowers, the family wishes gifts to be made to the AROSAT Association, which supports Dr. Thierry André’s research on digestive cancers, including those associated with Lynch Syndrome. For a tax receipt in France, go to: and add in the comment section:

"ce don en mémoire de Melinda Whalon est fléché pour le service d'oncologie du Pr André - Hôpital Saint-Antoine, Paris”.

If you would like to mail your gift, please send your donation to:

ARCAD US, c/o Gilda Herndon, 1613 30th Street N.W, Apt 3N, Washington DC 20007-2905, USA. Add "to the memory of Melinda Whalon”. And use the attached form. Please note that there is an error in the ARCAD form attached here; the correct zipcode is the one listed here in this post (20007-2905).

For assistance, please feel free to contact the Convocation office at