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Lorretta A. Witt

October 21, 1920 June 21, 2018
Lorretta A. Witt
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Obituary for Lorretta A. Witt

Age 97 of Brant passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at her home.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00pm on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at St. John Lutheran Church in Marion Springs. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 23 from 2:00 to 8:00pm at Nelson-House Funeral Homes Martin Chapel.

Lorretta was born on October 21, 1920 to Herman and Theresia (Frasle) Meyer in Marion Springs. She married Edward E. Witt on June 7, 1941. They celebrated 64 years of marriage before he predeceased her in 2006.

Lorretta taught at St. John Lutheran School for over 30 years. During her life, she operated Meyer Nursery for many years. She loved gardening, hosting family dinners, and spending time with her family. She was a very active member of St. John Lutheran Church.

Lorretta is survived by her children, Janet (Michael) Scherzer, Kathleen Burtch, Ruth Ann (Duane) Maier, Daniel (Margaret) Witt, and Steven (Sheila) Witt, her 19 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren; her sister, Elaine Wagner; her sisters-in-law, Hilda Meyer and Donna Schmidt; her brother-in-law, Arthur Witt; as well as many nieces, nephews, and other loving family and friends.

She is predeceased by her husband, Edward; her granddaughter, Angela Burtch; her great-granddaughter, Jessica Sigmund; her parents, Herman and Theresia Meyer; and her brothers, Herman Meyer Jr., Oscar Meyer, and Reinhart Meyer.

Memorial contributions are suggested to St. John Lutheran Church or to the Family's wishes.

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2:00 PM 6/23/2018 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/23/2018 8:00:00 PM
Martin Chapel

316 W. Broad Street
Chesaning, MI 48616

Martin Chapel
316 W. Broad Street Chesaning 48616 MI
United States





3:00 PM 6/24/2018 3:00:00 PM
St. John Lutheran Church

12140 S. Merrill Rd.
Brant, MI 48614

St. John Lutheran Church
12140 S. Merrill Rd. Brant 48614 MI
United States

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