Marian Grace Wittenmyer

MARIAN GRACE WITTENMYER, 84 Marian Grace Wittenmyer, 84, went home to be with the Lord on August 6, 2013 at Calvary Fellowship Homes, Lancaster, PA. Born August 26, 1928 in Sanatoga, PA, Marian was the daughter of the late Oliver and Emma Wittenmyer. She was predeceased by her step-brother Warren "Buck" Nettles. Survived by her are Warren's wife, Nancy; two sisters, Emma "Kay" Toliver, with whom Marian resided at Calvary Fellowship Homes, and Louise M. (Wittenmyer) Keen of Sanatoga and her brother Charles O. Wittenmyer, husband of Ruth, Pottstown. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews who affectionately called her Auntie "M". Marian had a love for reading, journaling family history and letter writing to her family and many dear friends. She also enjoyed flower gardening and travel. She graduated from the Pottstown High School Class of 1946. She was a bookkeeper for the family business, Sanatoga Radio Co., now known as Sanatoga Corporation until 1965. Marian worked 28 years with SEND International in the Donor Relations Department. Upon her retirement she returned to Pennsylvania to lovingly care for her parents until their death. We will miss her sense of humor and caring heart! Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 13, at Calvary Fellowship Homes, 502 Elizabeth Drive, Lancaster, PA 17601. Visitation with family begins at 10:30 a.m.; funeral service begins at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to SEND International, P.O. Box 513, Farmington, MI 48332.

Published in The Mercury on Aug. 10, 2013