Obituary of Bill D Witt
Bill D Witt, 90 of Clearwater, FL and Connersville, IN passed away on November 18, 2021. Born in Hazard, KY on December 27, 1930 he was a paratrooper in the US Army where he was honorably discharged in 1953 after a distinguished career of service. Survived by his wife Dorothy Witt of Connersville they retired to Clearwater in the mid-nineties after a long career as a welder/ironworker.
He is also survived by daughters, Tanya (Stu Rifner) Thompson, and Darlena (Bob) Mays, Stepchildren Kathy Gabbard and Dwight Gabbard, numerous grandchildren including, Brandi (Keith) Gabbard Kunard, Angala Russo, Danielle King, Brittney Simpson, James Simpson, Timothy Simpson, Ashley Warren, Brett Jones, Paul Casteel, Kyle Casteel, and Bryen Casteel; and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother Lloyd and Mattie Witt, daughters Kila (Alan) Jones, Maretta (Marshall) Simpson, Shawna (David Casteel) Witt; and his siblings Ernestine Newton, Genevieve Moreland, and Jack Witt.
Funeral services will be held at Sarasota National Cemetery on December 14, 2021 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, a tribute gift may be made in his name to the Suncoast Hospice Foundation