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Donald Pittman Obituary

Donald Pittman, 93, went to be with his Lord and Savior on December 13, 2017.

Donald (Duke as he was often called) was born in Kansas City, MO on March 3, 1924. After enlisting in the US Navy in May 1941, he was assigned to serve aboard the USS Honolulu in August 1941, where at the age of 17 he served during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. He continued to serve our country for 20 years through WWII, and Korean War. After WWII, he met the love of his life and married her June 18, 1948 and they were together 61 years until she went to be with the Lord in October of 2009. They were blessed with four children; Barbara, Donald, Joyce, and Richard; as well as many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lucy in 2009 and his son Donald in 2012.

The memorial service for Donald Pittman will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Monday, December 18, 2017, at the Alamogordo Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Doug Cowan officiating. Interment will follow at Monte Vista Cemetery.

The Pittman family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the funeral services.
To sign the online register book, please visit www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.
Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Dec. 17, 2017 to Jan. 16, 2018
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