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Brooke N. Whitney, 24, of Fort Wayne passed away Saturday, October 1, 2016. She was born on May 19, 1992 in Peru, Indiana. She worked as a Pediatric Intensive Care nurse at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. She started working there as a PCA while a student at IPFW. She was a member of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau. She loved the beach and always looked forward to the yearly family reunion in Florida. She played basketball and softball at Homestead High School and also played for the Aboite Softball League for 12 years. She could often be heard rooting for her favorite teams; the Colts, IU or Duke Men's basketball, or the Tennessee Lady Vols basketball. Surviving family include her parents, Bob and Kim (Foust) Whitney; siblings, Timber and Robert A. Whitney; aunt, Peggy (Calvin) Lindell; uncle, Ron (Lenny) Whitney; aunt, Rosemarie (Steve) Raby; and several cousins. She was preceded in passing by her grandparents, Ronald and Elizabeth Whitney, Terry Foust and Sharon Watson; and aunts, Lori Armstrong, and Tammy Read. Funeral service will be 11:00 am on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at Greenlawn Funeral Home, 6750 Covington Rd., Fort Wayne with visitation one hour prior. Visitation will also be from 2-8 pm on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the Riley Hospital for Children or Lutheran Children's Hospital.