Florence Georgina Bender Wittstruck


Relationship to conference: Wife of retired elder Rev. Clifford Wittstruck, who died in 2008

Date of death: Feb. 16, 2022 at age 102

Arrangements: A memorial service is not yet planned.

Appointment information: Rev. Wittstruck was ordained as a deacon in 1940 and as an elder in 1942. He served churches in Massachusetts and New York before serving Minnesota churches in Lakefield, Pipestone, Montevideo, Rosewood, and Bloomington (Portland Avenue UMC). He retired in 1980.

Mrs. Wittstruck is survived by her children, Nancy Glaesemann, Thorne Wittstruck, Clifford Wittstruck II, and Patricia Thoel, and 10 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Clifford Wittstruck; son, Robert Wittstruck; and one grandchild.

Cards of condolence can be sent to Nancy Glaesemann, 7625 Tekoa Dr., Pasco, Washington, 99301.

An obituary was published on the Ballard-Sunder Funeral Home website.

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