Edwin Witte

Edwin Carl "Ed" Witte
Evansville, Ind.
Edwin Carl "Ed" Witte, 68, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away Monday, August 26, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee.
Ed was born in Evansville, Indiana on May 20, 1945 to the late Walter and Irene (Letsch) Witte. He graduated from Bosse High School in 1963 and went on to graduate from Indiana University with a bachelor's degree in business and a minor in chemistry. Ed was a US Army veteran and served during the Vietnam era. He worked for many years as a commercial real estate broker and was an active member of Downtown Kiwanis, MENSA and the Riverside Neighborhood Association. He was a long time friend of Bill W., and enjoyed traveling. Ed was a devoted friend and never met a stranger.
Ed is survived by his wife of 16 years, Barbara (Bootz) Witte; daughter, Karen Tidd; son-in-law, Marvin Tidd; granddaughter, Chyane Tidd and by his father and mother-in-law, Harold (Melba) Bootz.
Ed is preceded in death by his parents.
A celebration of Ed's life will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, September 6, 2013 at First Presbyterian Church, 609 SE 2nd St., Evansville, IN 47713 with Pastor Kevin Fleming officiating.
Friends may visit from 10:00 AM until service time at the church on Friday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Old Stone Club, 770 E. Walnut St., Evansville, IN 47713.
Condolences may be made online at www.browningfuneral.com.

Funeral Home

Browning Funeral Home
738 E. Diamond Ave.  Evansville, IN 47711
(812) 425-2896

Published in Courier Press on Sept. 1, 2013