Larry R. “Doc” Wittler, 77, of Mendon, passed away at 1:52 P.M. on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in his home.
Doc was born on May 29, 1942. He was the son of Edwin and Mary (Tweedell) Wittler. He married Shirley Stotler on April 23, 1960 in Palmyra.
Doc was a lifelong construction worker by trade. He enjoyed meeting with his friends for breakfast and having their daily “conversation”. He made many trips around town keeping up on construction sites and the news. He was well known, full of stories and loved by all.
In addition to Shirley, Doc is survived by; three children, Larry Wittler, Roger (Melinda) Wittler and Ronnie (Michelle) Wittler all of Mendon; nine grandchildren, Kaylee (Sean) Wittler, Zach Creasey, Abbie Frese, Blake Wittler, Landon Wittler, Margaret Adams, Lucas Adams, Elizabeth Adams,Samantha Adams; two great-grandchildren, Karson and Axle; one brother, Melvin “Mugs” Wittler of Quincy and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Edwin, Virgil and Eugene Wittler and one sister, Dorothy Sapp.
Services will be 3:00 P.M. on Friday, January 17, 2020 in the Hunter Funeral Home in Mendon with Reverend Ronald Graham officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Mendon Cemetery in Mendon. Visitation will be from 1:00 P.M. until the time of services in the Hunter Funeral Home on Friday, January 17, 2020. Memorial contributions have been suggested to the Quincy Humane Society.