Date of Death: January 21, 2022
Visitation will be held Tuesday, January 25, 2022 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Hohner Funeral Home, 1004 Arnold St., Three Rivers. Services will be held Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Leon Troyer officiating. A video of the service is available here.
Allen Lewis Wittenberg, 79, of Three Rivers, passed away Friday, January 21, 2022 at his home.
He was born April 16, 1942 in Constantine, the son of Lewis and Lorene Marie (Bruecks) Wittenberg.
Allen graduated from Constantine High School with the Class of 1960. He was a dedicated employee at Michigan Power Company for nearly 30 years, and also drove truck.
On June 17, 1961 he married Susan Green. The couple enjoyed visiting all 50 state capitals, and traveling to Israel in 1988. They were very involved at Agape Family Church.
Allen loved basketball, golfing and all sports. He will be remembered as a man of integrity.
Remaining to cherish his memory are his wife of more than 60 years, Susan Wittenberg; one daughter, Penny (Steven) Foetisch of South Range, Mich.; three sons, Thomas (Matilde) of Lindale, Texas, Andrew (Debi) of Three Rivers and John (Cheryl) of Marcellus; 12 grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren; brother, Roger (Marsha) Wittenberg of Constantine; sister, Vera Wittenberg of Nashville, Tenn.
Allen was preceded in death by his parents.
Donations in Allen’s memory may be made to Blossoming Rose, Cedar Springs, MI, the official curator of Biblical Tamar Park, Israel, www.BlossomingRose.org. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.
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Kurt and I are so sorry. We both think Al was easy to talk to. Yes, a man of integrity. May the Lord comfort you at this difficult time. Hugs.
My deepest condolences. May our Lord Jesus comfort you and your loved ones during this sad time. I will keep you in my prayers.
Your neighbor, Liz McGee
Our deepest condolences to the Whitenberg family. Allen is with his maker and resting peacefully. We wish you peace during this time. We are sorry that we will not make it to the services due to COVID. My mother sends her love to you all.
Janet Brueck and Kim Wilder
Aunt Sue, Penny & Steven, Tom & Matilde, Andy & Debi and John & Cheryl. Ginny and I send our deepest condolences. Uncle Al was a great man, and we will miss him dearly. We hope to see you and the family to celebrate Uncle Al when this COVID thing allows us. All our prayers are with you and your family. -Mike & Ginny
Dear Sue and Family,
Our love and prayers are with you all. Al is with his Lord, rejoicing as we mourn the loss of his special presence here. We are out of town and will miss his service, but we will be with you in spirit.
Love in Christ~ Joe and Sharon
Condolences and sympathy to the family at this time of loss.
May the Lord tenderly take good care of you and your family during this most difficult time. – Julie Darmstadt @ CertaSite