Summary: big band singer and daughter of Hooray for Hollywood songwriter Richard Whiting (d. 1938) who as a bright-eyed teenage singer captivated wartime America, then enjoyed a long, acclaimed career recording hit songs and performing in nightclubs and on TV.
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Born: July 22, 1924
Died: January 10, 2011
Location: Englewood, New Jersey