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Obituary: Walter Witmer, An Artist Who Lived a Life of Wonder, Beauty and Love

Walter Witmer

Dec. 8,1926-Oct. 23, 2021

Walter Witmer died on Saturday, October 23. He was 94.

Mr. Witmer was born Dec. 8,1926 in Williamsville to his parents John Tobias Witmer and Marie Viola (née Leffler) Witmer. He and his two brothers, Jack and Bob Witmer, loved testing the limits of boyhood with adventures,inventions and comradery.  

In 1945, Mr. Witmer and his brothers served in WWII. In post war Germany, Mr. Witmer blew up abandoned German submarine bases.

On the GI Bill, ...

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