Nov. 17, 1928 — Nov. 26, 2007
NORWALK — Paul A. Witter, 79, of Norwalk, died late Monday night at his fiancée’s home.
He was born Nov. 17, 1928 in Painesville, son of the late Cleetus B. and Margarite (Murphy) Witter. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.
He had worked for W.L. Mead Trucking Company for 30 years, and also Schoenegee Trucking Company for seven years and Yellow Freight for eight years.
He enjoyed going to car shows, Harley Davidson motorcycles, working in his yard, wine tasting and going out to eat. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and fiancée.
He is survived by his fiancée, Mary Cushman Adams of Willard; daughters and sons-in-law, Maria and Rob Viets of Avon Lake, Pamela Witter of Kansas, Ohio, Cindy and David Tully of Las Vegas, and Pollyanna and Steve Akers of Vermilion; sons and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Gayle Witter of Norwalk, and Randy Witter of Norwalk; seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren; sisters and brother-in-law, Dorothy Foreman of Shelby, and Shirley and Jack Toney of Florida; brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Betty Witter of Bellevue; a half-sister, Darlene Witter; and half brothers Cletus Witter Jr., and Roger Witter, both of Florence, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his wife Isabell Schippel Witter in 1997; his sisters, Rosemary Martin and Margie Lundell; a brother, Robert Witter; and half sister, Ethel Airwyth.
Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. Funeral services will be private. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.