Margret Wittler, 97, of Carroll, died Sunday, April 9, 2017 at Colonial Manor in Randolph.
Services will be held Wednesday, April 12 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Carroll. The Rev. Harrison Goodman will officiate. Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 11 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne with family present. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Carroll.
Memorials may be directed to the Wittler family for later designation.
Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne.
Margret Flo Wittler was born March 16, 1920 on a farm in the Winside-Carroll area to Frank and Sadie (Bowles) Lorenz. She attended country school through the eighth grade. Margret married Ervin Wittler on March 18, 1938 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Carroll. The couple farmed near Carroll for many years. Margret was a homemaker and was employed at the Carroll Grocery Store and T.W.J. in Carroll. Margret had many friends and acquaintances that enjoyed her lemon pie and cinnamon rolls. She loved to bake and do handiwork, and enjoyed coffee time with her friends.
She is survived by her children, Donna Leicy of Randolph, Harold (Mardell) Wittler of Carroll, Darlene (Don) Bach of Sioux City, Iowa, and Shirley (Wesley) Williams of Lincoln; brother, Gurney (Mary Ann) Lorenz of Randolph; sisters-in-law, Mildred Dunn and Lorene Patent both of Randolph; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ervin in 1990; son-in-law, Murray Leicy; sisters and brothers-in-law, Nanny (Earl) Shipley, Twila (Ernie) Sands, Bessie (Forrest) Nettleton, Mabel (Ray) Peterson, Phyllis (John) Hamm, Fred (Bernie) Lorenz, Elmer (Bernice) Wittler, Lucille (Melvin) Jenkins, Alfred Patent, and Joe Dunn.
Honorary pallbearers will be Margret’s granddaughters, Mary Dorsey and Lori Shufelt.
Active pallbearers will be Margret’s grandsons, Duane Leicy, William Leicy, Matt Dorsey, Todd Shufelt, Jack Williams, Ben Wittler, Robert Wittler and Tom Wittler.