|Birth: ||Jan. 26, 1915|
|Death: ||May 27, 2009|
Sylvia A. Burklund 94, Wahoo, formerly of Lincoln, widow of Paul, died Wednesday (5/27/09). Born (1/26/15) in Ft. Morgan, Colo. to Carl and Frances (Harlow) Witt.
Ret. Secretary to the State Director of the Selective Service System for 33 years. Member: Saint Paul United Methodist Church; United Methodist Women; life member - Lincoln General Hospital Auxiliary; Chapter EE, P.E.O.; DOES; Republican Women's Club; Honorary Life Member - Norden Club.
Family members include brother, sister-in-law: Walter E. and Geraldine Witt, Lincoln; sister: Doris Fiedler, Grand Island; godson, spouse: Jerry and Barbara Burklund, Ceresco; nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews.
Preceded in death by parents; husband; brothers, Carl and Harold; sisters, Mildred, Helen, Rose, Edith and Anna.
Funeral Service: 10:30 a.m. Saturday (5/30/09) at Saint Paul United Methodist Church, 1144 "M" Street. Pastor David J. Lux officiating. Memorials to Saint Paul United Methodist Church Foundation.
Visitation: 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. Friday (5/29/09) with family greeting friends from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at Roper and Sons, 4300 "O" Street; and one hour prior to service time at the church on Saturday. Condolences or personal reflections may be sent online at www.roperandsons.com
Published in the Lincoln Journal Star from 5/28/2009 - 5/29/2009
Carl Frederick Witt (1879 - 1945)
Frances Charlotte Harlow Witt (1881 - 1963)
Paul C. Burklund (1907 - 2008)*
Edith Frances Witt Phinney (____ - 1929)*
William Witt (1902 - 1902)*
Harold Montgomery Witt (1903 - 1975)*
Mildred Curtis Witt Neal (1908 - 2006)*
Rose Ellen Witt Turner (1909 - 1981)*
Helen Caroline Witt Koch (1911 - 1981)*
Sylvia Arnette Witt Burklund (1915 - 2009)
Carl Frederick Witt (1917 - 2009)*
Doris Esther Witt Fiedler (1919 - 2010)*
Walter E. Witt (1921 - 2014)*
Plot: Section 40, Lot 208, Grave 7
Maintained by: Alan Eugene Koch
Originally Created by: Leslie Hollander McVay
Record added: May 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37659061