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Clair Witmer

Clair Lee Witmer

Thursday, September 10th, 1942 - Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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Obituary

Clair L. Witmer, 78, of East Earl, PA, went to heaven after a brief illness on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at his home per his wishes. Born at home in Earl Township, he was the son of the late Harvey L. and Elsie V. (Weaver) Witmer. He was the husband of Dorothy (Dot) J. Bauer Witmer, who pre-deceased him in March, 2018.
Clair was a member of the first graduating class of Garden Spot High School's new building and proudly served in the US Army from 1964 - 1966.
He attended First Baptist Church of New Holland with Dot.
Clair was a hard-working man his entire life, even working up until the time of his illness. He worked for Ix’s Silk Mill, Mrs. Smith Pies, Armstrong Cork Company, PA Scale Company, Baldwin Electric, and most recently at New Holland Auto Group. Clair was also a long-standing member of the New Holland Legion.
Clair loved to go out to eat with family and friends. Not many people know that Clair enjoyed to putt balls around a golf course. Dot and Clair enjoyed playing games and cards with close friends. They also enjoyed going to yard sales, breakfast before Sunday Worship, and Clair loved to collect duck decoys.
Clair is survived by two daughters from his first marriage to the late Raynel Peters: Cori Witmer and Darbi Witmer (Loren Miraglia) and two grandchildren Adam Helman and Teagan Miraglia. He is also survived by siblings Galen (Judy), Lamar (Elaine), Judy (Jim Williams), Joan (Ralph Weaver), Anita and Neal (Helen), as well as many nieces and nephews. Clair was preceded in death by a brother Pherl.
Per Clair’s wishes, there will be no viewing. A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 2, 2020 at 10:30 AM at Weaverland Anabaptist Faith Community, 210 Weaverland Valley Road, East Earl, PA. Interment with military honors will follow in the adjoining cemetery.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, October 2nd, 2020 | 10:30am
    When
    Friday, October 2nd, 2020 10:30am
    Location
    Weaverland Anabaptist Faith Community
    Address
    210 Weaverland Valley Road
    EAST EARL, PA 17519
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    Officiant
    Keith D. Price
  • Interment

    Location
    Weaverland Mennonite Cemetery
    Address
    210 Weaverland Valley Rd.
    EAST EARL, PA
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Tom and Cheryl Weaver

Posted at 01:25pm
The Witmer Family

We are so sorry for your loss. May God's love give you comfort during this most difficult time.
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Gene & Sara

Posted at 02:40pm
We wish to extend our sympathy to the family, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Gene & Sara Kutz
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Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with the entire family during this difficult time.
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Robert S. Woodward

Posted at 10:12am
What a great guy Clair was! We worked together at Pennsylvania Scale Company. I always thought highly of him and of course lost touch through the years. So glad to see he found happiness and went on to live a great life. "Well done good and faithful Servant!" - Rob Woodward
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Vernon Martin

Posted at 11:33am
My sincere condolences to Clair's family and friends on his passing from a fellow Class of '60 graduate. I remember Clair as a quiet, truly kind, soft spoken friend of everyone in our class. I was fortunate to have chatted on occasion with Clair while my car was being serviced at New Holland Auto. He will be missed by all whose lives he touched. God bless you all.

Vernon Martin
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