Billy A. Witter
Billy A. Witter, age 80 of Bradford, Ohio passed away on Thursday March
8, 2012 at his residence. He was born October 19, 1931 in Glen
Karn, Ohio the son of the late Ylric S. “Jack” & Esther (Thorn)
Witter. He was a biology teacher at Greenville Senior High School
and at Edison Community College. He was a veteran of the Korean
War serving in the United States Army.
He was a graduate of Randolph Southern High School; he earned his
Bachelors Degree at Indiana University, and his Masters Degree from
Ball State University. He was a member of Pleasant View
Missionary Church, he taught Sunday school for 50 years and a member of
Friends of Israel; and Creation Research Institute. He loved the
Cincinnati Reds & loved his fruit trees and gardening. He
loved keeping in touch with his Army Buddies.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife: Tannya R. (Cooper) Witter of Bradford
whom he married June 19, 1954; his children: Dan & Sandi
Witter of Medway, Ohio, Jennifer & Randy Robinson of Gettysburg,
Ohio, Julie & Gary Reed Christiana, Tennessee, John Witter of
Richmond, Indiana, & Lorie & John Hatcliff of Manhattan,
Kansas; Grandchildren & spouses: Joshua & Kim
Witter, Rachelle & Jon Costello, Zachary & Lindsey Robinson,
Hannah & Brian Walter, Abigail Robinson, Emily Reed, Sam Hatcliff,
& Autumn Hatcliff; Great Grandchildren: Jacob Witter, Carris
Walter, Luke, Levi, & Adelyn Robinson.
Services will be held on Tuesday March 13, 2012 at 10:00 AM at Zechar
Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Rob Dauber
officiating. Burial will follow in Spartansburg Cemetery,
Spartansburg, Indiana. Family will receive friends from 5:00 PM
to 8:00 PM on Monday March 12, 2012 at the funeral home.
Veteran’s Military services will be conducted by the Greenville
Veterans Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be given to
Mission Veterans to D.C., P.O. Box 569 Piqua, Ohio 45356.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com