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Donald B. Dittmann Print E-mail

Dec. 24, 1931-Dec. 23, 2013

Donald Benjamin Dittmann, 81, Pine River, went to his heavenly home on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 at the Weyauwega Health Care Center.

He was born on Dec. 24, 1931, in Pine River, Waushara County, son of the late Benjamin and Severna (Oestrich) Dittmann. He was baptized into life with Christ on Dec. 27, 1931. On Feb. 28, 1954 he was united in marriage to Virginia Hathaway at Emmaus Lutheran Church in Poy Sippi.

He farmed all his life in Waushara County. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing cards. He was a member of Emmaus Lutheran Church in Poy Sippi.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years: Virginia; children: Robert (Lorraine) Dittmann, Marion; Mary (Bruce) Robbins, Marion, IN; Joyce Dittmann, West Bend; Larry Dittmann and special friend, Mary Barrows,  Northport; Donna (Tony) Marinack, Almond; Darrell (Jill) Dittmann, New London; Sandy (Frank) Holzman, Wild Rose; Jane (Paul) Fink, Pine River; 20 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and a cousin: Laverne Utecht, Fremont.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by twin daughters: Joanne and Diane Dittmann; and also a daughter: Jean Dittmann.

The funeral service for Donald was held on Friday, Dec. 27 at 11 a.m. at Emmaus Lutheran Church (W2185 County H) in Poy Sippi with Rev. Mark Meier officiating.  Burial was in Concordia Cemetery in West Bloomfield. A visitation for Donald was held at the Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Funeral Home in Weyauwega on Thursday, Dec. 26 from 4-7 p.m. and at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Emmaus Lutheran Church.

We look forward to seeing Don with Jesus Christ in the resurrection.


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