Obituaries

Michelle M. Whalen
Died: Jan 6, 2022

Michelle Alberts Whalen passed away unexpectedly on January 6, 2022. She was 70. 

Michelle was an avid animal lover, who gave her all to her family, friends, and animals. She loved to bake, cook, garden, and spend her time around family. She took in all animals that were in need of a loving home and care, no matter size, age, or kind. She donated to countless animal rescues and fund raisers. Michelle brought joy wherever she went, and made an impact on every person she encountered.

Michelle is survived by her husband Mark Whalen, who she married September 10 1993, her grandchildren Brandon and Amanda Faul, her great-grandson Grayson Faul, her sister Georgette Perry, her nieces, Denise Athanas, Sarah Athanas, and Lindsay Athanas, her son in Law, Edward Faul, her nephew Lee Perry, and her dogs and cats.

Michelle is preceded in death by her mother, Mary T. Gubik, her father, Geore J. Alberts, Her daughter Lisa M. Faul, her uncle John N. Pappas, her grandmother Martha Pappas, and her cousin John S. Pappas.

Michelle's services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 25th at Heritage Funeral Home, Morrissey Drive, Putnam Valley and interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.