Michael Gilbert Whitecotton

Michael Gilbert Whitecotton, 76, passed away Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at home, in the company of his loving family.

He was born July 25, 1942, to Robert and Elizabeth Whitecotton. He graduated from New Ross High School in 1960. He received two degrees from the University of Notre Dame — business/finance in 1964 and architecture in 1974. He opened Town & Country Homecenter in 1978 and retired in 2014. Always at his side was his wife of 46 years, Kay Vanhook Whitecotton. She survives.

He is survived by daughter Maggie; son Jack (Molly); sister Mary Beth (Tom) Harmon; four grandchildren, Katherine Grace Ann, Makayla Joy, Jameson Patrick and Delaney Hope Whitecotton, all of Crawfordsville; along with several nieces and nephews.

A funeral mass will be at Saint Bernard Catholic Church at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the mass. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Libby Whitecotton Fund for Families with Children with Special Needs at https://www.mccf-in.org/give-now.

Online condolences may be left at www.huntandson.com.