Lavita "Vita" Whitlow, 71, of Florence died June 1, 2019. She was born Sept. 28, 1947, to Charles and Evelyn Whitlow in Florence.
Vita worked as a tax supervisor for the Pinal County Treasurer’s Office for 35-plus years and was a carefree person who had a fabulous sense of humor. She spent 10 years as a caregiver to her mother and was very family oriented, enjoying time spent with them.
She loved to party hardy! She also enjoyed golfing, gambling, traveling, camping, fishing and ATV riding. She was a huge fan of Connie Francis.
Survivors include her mother, of Florence; two siblings, Dolly England of Lakeside and John Whitlow of Show Low; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father; brother Chuck and a nephew.
Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 7, in Florence Cemetery.
Donations may be made to: Hospice of the Valley, 2020 E. Woodside Court, Gilbert, AZ 85297.
Heritage Coolidge Funeral Chapel handled arrangements.