Jeffrey D. Bittner, 27, of New York City, NY and Wethersfield, died Tuesday, (September 11, 2001) as a result of the tragic events in the World Trade Center. Born January 7, 1974, the son of Donald W. and the late Carol (Giordano) Bittner. He attended Corpus Christi School in Wethersfield. In 1992 he graduated from Kingswood-Oxford School in West Hartford, where he was awarded The Primus Medal for outstanding academic and community achievements. In 1996 he graduated with honors in Political Science from Middlebury College in Vermont. Jeff was employed by the investment banking firm Keefe, Bruyette and Woods as a research analyst. Jeff was involved with the New York City student sponsorship program where he was a youth mentor. He was a member of St. Ignatius Loyola Church. Jeffrey is survived by his father, Donald of Wethersfield; his twin sister, Pamela of Boston, MA; his brother, Michael of Wethersfield; his girlfriend, Laurie Healy of New York City, NY; and many friends and family. A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 13, 11 a.m., at the Church of Incarnation, 544 Prospect St., Wethersfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Jeffrey D. Bittner Memorial Foundation, c/o Sovereign Bank, 1221 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT 06109.
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Published by Hartford Courant from Oct. 10 to Oct. 11, 2001.