Family-Placed Death Notice
WITTENSTEIN, Charles Charles Wittenstein, of Atlanta, died on February 4, 2013 at the age of 85 after a long battle with cancer. Charles contributed over three decades of service to the Jewish community as well as to numerous social justice causes throughout the country, earning him the respect and admiration of his colleagues and organizational leaders. Charles is survived by his wife of 60 years, Elinor Heyman Wittenstein, his three children and their spouses, Robert and Susan Wittenstein of Dunwoody, David and Lee Wittenstein, of Bethesda, MD, and Ruth and Gary Musicante, Silver Spring, MD and his six grandchildren, Rebecca Wittenstein, Daniel Musicante, Jonathan Musicante, Eric Wittenstein, Greg Wittenstein and Adam Wittenstein. Funeral services will be held at The Temple, 1589 Peachtree Street, Northeast at 11:30am on Wednesday, February 6.In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Charles Wittenstein Summer Associate Research Program at the Anti-Defamation League. Online condolences may be made at hmpattersonspringhill.com.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Feb. 5, 2013