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educator , medical technologist

Virginia Goodbody Whitcomb, American medical technologist, educator. Certified chemistry/mathematics teacher, Connecticut. Deacon Orange (Connecticut) Congressional Church, since 1980; volunteer Literacy Center of Milford Inc.

Background

Whitcomb, Virginia Goodbody was born on February 5, 1922 in New York City. Daughter of William Edward and Helen Edith-Agnes (Herb) Goodbody.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Duke U., 1943; Master of Science, Southern Connecticut State University, 1972.

Career

Chemical analyst, Burroughs Wellcome, Tuckahoe, New York, 1993-1994; research/laboratory instructor, College Medicine, U. Vermont, Burlington, 1944-1945; teacher mathematics, Derby (Connecticut) H.S., 1971-1972; laboratory technologist, Clinical Chemical Laboratory, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 1978-1995; retired.

Achievements

  • Certified chemistry/mathematics teacher, Connecticut.

Membership

Deacon Orange (Connecticut) Congressional Church, since 1980. Volunteer Literacy Center of Milford Inc.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bridge, handbell choir.

Connections

Married Wayne Phillip Whitcomb, July 16, 1944 (deceased May 1976). Children: Suzanne, William, Leslie, Patience.

father:
William Edward Goodbody

mother:
Helen Edith-Agnes (Herb) Goodbody

spouse:
Wayne Phillip Whitcomb

children:
Suzanne Whitcomb

William Whitcomb

Leslie Whitcomb

Patience Whitcomb