Arlin R. Whitman, age 84 of Portland, passed away Sunday, September 5, 2021. There will be no service. Mr. Whitman was born January 6, 1937 in Manistique, MI to the late Clayton Whitman and Irene Carpenter Whitman. He is survived by wife of 65 years, Mavis Chapman Whitman of Portland; children, Sherry Briley (Billy) of Bethpage, Michael Whitman of Portland, Jeffrey Whitman of Westmoreland, and Tracy Akers (Robert) of Lafayette; brother, Darwin Whitman (Joyce) of Dayton, TN; 7 grandchildren, Shelia Bever (Brad), Mandi Creasman (Aaron), Celina Codair (T.J.), Elisa Briley, Starleigh Akers, Emileigh Akers, and Robbie Akers; and 3 great grandchildren, Willow Creasman, Jonathan Codair, and Liam Codair. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored to assist the family.