|Birth: ||Jul. 17, 1911|
|Death: ||Oct. 11, 1990|
John Wesley Brittin, 79, died October 11, 1990 at LeRoy Manor, LeRoy, Illinois.
He was born July 17, 1911, in LeRoy, a son of Leonard and Mattie Crockett Brittin. He married Gladys Stiger January 3, 1930, in Bloomington, Illinois. She died July 11, 1988.
Survivors include a son, Loren, a brother, Lester, two sisters, Laurabell Williams,and Delpha Ferrell, four grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.
A brother preceded him in death.
He farmed in the LeRoy area and worked at Mennonite Hospital, Bloomington, for a number of years.
He later went into business for himself as owner-operator of Brittin's Carpet Cleaning in LeRoy.
He enjoyed playing the fiddle and for the last several years entered Bluegrass and Old Fiddlers contests.
He was a member of LeRoy Christian Church.
Published Pantagraph, The (Bloomington, IL) - October 12, 1990
Gladys M. Brittin (1913 - 1988)
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Record added: Dec 14, 2007
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