Civil Engineer

LAKELAND - Mr. Frederick Paul Witte passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at LRMC due to natural causes.
He was born April 14, 1923 in Buffalo, New York to Edwin and Tabea Witte. Mr. Witte was an engineer for the state of New York most of his life. He was a graduate of Michigan State University. He was a member of the Full Gospel Business Mens Club in Schen-ectady, New York. Locally, Mr. Witte was a member of Ignited Church and most recently, a member of the Golden Eagles at the church.
Survivors include a god-son, John J. Overton; sister in law, Lillian Fossum of Lakeland; 2nd cousin, Martha Runnels; 2nd cousin and god-daughter, Linnell Corban; and a cousin, Jeanie Watson of Northbrook, Illinois.
The visitation will be Friday, November 2, 2012 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM at Ignited Church with services to follow at 10:00 AM. Burial with military honors will follow at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida.
Gentry-Morrison Funeral Home (Northside).


Published in Ledger from Nov. 1 to Nov. 2, 2012