Sandi Christine Whaley, 70

Sandi Christine Whaley, 70, of Ft. Wayne, Ind., formerly of Georgetown, Del., passed away at the Englewood Rehabilitation Center in Ft. Wayne on April 10, 2019. She was born on March 20, 1949, in Delaware, to the late Johnny and Joyce Rayne Jones.

Whaley was a retired telephone operator for Redi-Call in Georgetown. She also was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary. Her hobbies included a love of bingo, bowling and hanging out with her friends. Whaley was a warm and friendly person who knew how to be the life of the party. She was very devoted to her family and friends.

Whaley is survived by her sons, Thomas Owens and his fiancée, Patricia Gaither, of Ft. Wayne, Ind., and Wayne Owens and his wife, Mary, of Virginia; four brothers, Johnny Jones Jr., Ricky Jones and his wife, Kim, David Jones and his wife, Linda, and Steve Jones and his wife, Brenda; and her beloved grandchildren, Thomas J. Owens Jr., Samuel Owens, Sarah Owens, Shane Owens, Brandon Owens, Christian Owens and Emily Owens.

Services were to be held April 17, 2019, at Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro, Del. with a graveside service at Woodlawn Cemetery. Floral tributes were welcomed, as were memorial contributions a charity of the giver’s choice. Condolences may be sent online at