YARMOUTH – Dwight C. Whalen died Dec. 26, 2006, after a long illness. He was born Aug. 27, 1915, in Steuben, the son of Frank and Ella (Cole) Whalen. He retired from New England Telephone Co. after many years of service. He is survived by his wife, Meredith Whalen of Bangor and Yarmouth; his daughter, Connie Young and her husband, Richard, of Steuben; stepchildren, William Whitten and his wife, Barbara, of Yarmouth, Bruce Whitten of Hollywood, Fla., Susan Shiro of Scarborough, Pamela Caylor and her husband, Paul, of Independence, Ky., and Greg Geaghan and his wife, Pam, of Orrington. He is also survived by a special grandson, Stephen Young and his wife, Stacy, of Columbia, as well as several other grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brother, Ivory; his first wife, Goldie and his second wife, Pauline. Arrangements will be made in the spring for an interment in Steuben.