Nov 282011

Jerry K. Witt, of Snowflake, Navajo County, Ariz., passed away peacefully on early Sunday morning Nov. 20, 2011, in Show Low. He was 73. Jerry was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., on November 9, 1938, to the late Marvin and Louise (Gibson) Witt.

Jerry resided most of his life in Yuma, Ariz., before moving to Snowflake in 2005 with his wife Carol because they enjoyed the beauty of the area.

A very outgoing and hard worker, he loved people and lived his life to the fullest. He will be missed by all.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Carol Witt of Snowflake; five children and five step-children, which they united into one big family; 25 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and one sister.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 25, at the Snowflake Stake Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located at Ninth South Second West in Snowflake.