Harold Gary Williams

Alan E. Wittmer, 69, of Newburgh, passed away on Wednesday, August 16, 2006, at St. Mary's Medical Center.

Alan was a veteran of the United States Army, where he attained the rank of sergeant and was an expert marksman. He retired from Whirlpool Corporation after 35 years. Alan attended Memorial High School and graduated from Bosse High School in 1955 (?) and received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Evansville.

Alan was a member of Nativity Catholic Church. He enjoyed his pets, as well as all animals. He also enjoyed target shooting, swimming, playing baseball, working on cars with his children and spending Sunday afternoons with his family, whom he loved.

Alan is survived by his wife of 45 years, Carol Wittmer of Newburgh; sons, Alan E. Wittmer Jr. and his wife, Vicki of Evansville and John W. Wittmer and his wife, Tracey of Chandler, Ind.; daughters, Christine Marie Wittmer-Moore and her husband, Kevin of Evansville and Angela Wildeman and her husband, Kevin of St. Phillips, Ind.; 11 grandchildren, Erika Qualls, Katherine and Madeline Moore, Eric, Megan and Adam Wildeman, Mallory and Emily Wittmer, Mackenzie Curtis, and Alyssa and Haley Wittmer; and his sister, Betty Hayden of Evansville. Alan was preceded in death by his parents, William and Esther (Ottman) Wittmer; and his brother, William Wittmer.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 19, at Nativity Catholic Church, 3635 Pollack Avenue, with Father Jack Durchholz officiating.

Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. today, August 18, with a 2 p.m. memorial service at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 South Hebron Avenue. Visitation will continue on Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. until service time at Nativity Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Warrick County Humane Society, Post Office Box 82, Newburgh, IN 47630.

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