Al Wittig


Memorial services with military rites for Al Wittig, 94, of Wayne will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27 at Grace Lutheran Church  in Wayne. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to service time also at Grace Lutheran Church  in Wayne.

He died Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022, at his home in Wayne.

Memorials may be directed to the Wittig family for later designation.

Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne

Allan Ray Wittig was born in Ruskin, Neb. Jan. 11, 1928 to Rev. Otto and Florence (Pritz) Wittig.  He graduated from Ruskin High School and later served in the United States Army, 17th Armored Engineers and 2nd Armored Engineers in Germany during the Korean War. Al married Betty Bivens Aug. 30, 1952 at Trinity South Divide Lutheran Church in Sidney.

Survivors include his wife, Betty; daughter, Brenda (Gary) Bolte of Logan, Iowa; son-in-law, Bob (Pam) Dickinson of Paragould, Arkansas; and two grandsons, Parker (Abby) Bolte and Cade Bolte.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Dr. Timothy Wittig; one daughter, Pamela Dickinson;  one sister, Olive Laaker; and three brothers, Orrin Wittig, Donald Wittig and Ramon Wittig.