She was always smiling, always friendly to everyone.

Jo Ann Whittenberg, 35, was known for the Italian cream and 7-Up pound cakes that she took to work and bake sales. She was a program assistant at Housing and Urban Development. “She was just a genuinely sweet person who was concerned about everyone,” said her mother, Lee Ann Whittenberg. Born Feb. 6, 1960, in Oklahoma City, Whittenberg also had a twin sister. In addition, Whittenberg was never late.

Field of Empty Chairs

Jo Ann Whittenberg
Jo Ann Whittenberg
Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building
7th Floor
Department of Housing and Urban Development

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