Obituaries

Obituaries

Evelyn B. Witters 1916 - 2007 Lawrence

Funeral services for Evelyn B. Witters, 90, Lawrence, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will be in Lake Nelson Memorial Cemetery in Piscataway, N.J. Mrs. Witters died Sunday, July 15, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Sept. 4, 1916, in Lebanon, Pa., the daughter of Harry and Dora Jane Light Boyer. She moved to Lawrence in 2005 and was a resident of Brandon Woods Retirement Community.Mrs. Witters was a homemaker. She was active in children's ministries at Belle Meade Baptist Church in New Jersey and Beaver Creek, Ohio, Baptist Church. She married Charles R. Witters Sr. on Oct. 25, 1940, in Lebanon, Pa. He died in 1980.Survivors include three sons, Charles R. Witters Jr., St. Johnsbury, Vt., Robert E. Witters, San Jose, Calif., and Lynn H. Witters, Lawrence; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.The family will greet friends from 10 a.m. until the service time Friday at the mortuary.The family suggests memorials to the Billy Graham Association or American Heart Association, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Witters.