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Chester Lee Witwer
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1896
Plymouth
Marshall County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1978
Marion
Grant County
Indiana, USA

South Bend Tribune (South Bend, Ind.), Thursday, January 19, 1978:
"Chester L. Witwer, 81, a former South Bend resident, died Wednesday at the Veterans Hospital in Marion where he has been a resident for the last two years. He formerly was the manager of the Burnett Drive Away Co. in South Bend. He was born on Sept. 20, 1896, in Plymouth and lived most of his life in South Bend. On Oct. 27, 1923, in South Bend, he married Jeane Fisher, who survives with a son, William of Garrett; four grandchildren; and a brother, Harold of South Bend.

Services will be at 2 p. m. Friday at the Welsheimer Funeral Home, 521 N. William, with Rev. Haven C. Kelley, pastor of Sunnyside Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Valley Memorial Park. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p. m. today and from 9 a.m. until services Friday. Witwer was an Army veteran of World War I." 
 
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 Parents:
  Edwin Lee Witwer (1874 - 1951)
  Minnie A. Schearer Witwer (1876 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Jeanne Fisher Witwer (1896 - 1983)
 
 Siblings:
  Chester Lee Witwer (1896 - 1978)
  Gerald Clifford Witwer (1898 - 1903)*
  Russell W. Witwer (1901 - 1959)*
  Harold Edwin Witwer (1906 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Joseph Valley Memorial Park
Granger
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 23, Lot 9, Grave 5
 
Created by: Denise Witwer Lahr
Record added: Aug 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74969737
Chester Lee Witwer
Added by: C & Y Zinn-Haines
 
Chester Lee Witwer
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 Added: Nov. 3, 2013
 
 
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