Sheila Sue Whitt, age 69 of Millersville, MD passed away on Sunday September 25th, 2016 at home after a long battle with cancer. Sheila was born on February 6th, 1947 to her parents Sarah and Samuel Wiant in Weston, West Virginia. She attended nursing school at Presbyterian-University Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA and was a registered nurse for over 30 years at Johns Hopkins Hospital, primarily in the Department of Otolaryngology, before retiring in 2012. She enjoyed travelling, especially to the beach and spending time with her grandchildren and family. Sheila was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Phillip Whitt in 2008, as well as her mother and father. She is survived by her sister Sandra Hungate and her husband John, sister Shirley McWilliams and husband Bob, and sister Sharon Walker and husband Robert. She is also survived by her daughter Sarah Whitt Riddle and husband Peter, son Brian Whitt and wife Mindy, son Aaron Whitt and wife Jayna and grandchildren Abigail, Jackson, Elizabeth, Hannah, Madeline and Foster, as well as her longtime companion Edward Hendricks and many other family members that loved and cherished her. A service will be held at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, 1122 Sunrise Beach Rd. Crownsville, MD on Monday October 3, 2016 at 1:00pm. To plant trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store. Published by The Capital Gazette on Sep. 30, 2016.