Hattie E. Bither, 100 Years old, was born June 25, 1913. She passed peacefully on December 22, 2013. Hattie enjoyed a full life as stitcher in the clothing factory, worked on farms, drove a truck hauling grain, worked in restraurants as a chef, owned her own restaurant, was a home-ec school teacher and after retiring became active in real estate with her husband Wallace, Wally Bither, who pre-deceased her December 22, 2011. Hattie actively participated in the Bradenton Women's Club, Garden Club, and Unitarian Church. She is survived by her son Donald Heath, daughter Helen Chandler, step-sons Donald Bither, George Bither, wife Marie, and Richard Bither, neice Sandy Anderson, and nine grandchildren.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Dec. 25, 2013