David Wayne Whitney, Jr., passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2010, just after 1:00 p.m. in a tragic plane accident in Payson, Utah. He was an aviation science student at Utah Valley University, and lived in Provo, Utah.

David was born October 10, 1985, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He graduated from North Medford High School in 2004, attended Brigham Young University, and served an LDS mission in Monterrey, Mexico. He married Maria Angelica Zamora Lopez on December 19, 2009, in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple.

David is survived by his wife, Angie; parents, David Wayne, Sr. and Susan A. Whitney; and his sisters, Devrey, Camilla, Carissa, Hannah and Hope. His little brother, Spencer, preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 24, 2010, at 10:00 a.m., at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, at 2900 Juanipero Way, Medford Ore. He is very much loved and will be greatly missed. Arrangements are with Perl Funeral Home, 541-772-5488.