Louise Witt | TheUnion.com

Louise Witt

Visitation for family and friends of Louise Witt of Grass Valley will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Foothill Community Church, 14600 State Highway 49, in Grass Valley. Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Foothill Community Church. Interment will be at the Penn Valley District Cemetery.

Mrs. Witt died Friday, July 30, at home. She was 81.

She was born Feb. 16, 1923, in Yakima, Wash., to Alice and Clarence West. She was one of 12 children. She worked in a cannery and as an elevator operator for a short time. She also worked at her parents’ boarding house, where she met and married Kyle Witt in 1943. They moved to San Diego and in 1945 they moved to Benicia and to Grass Valley in October 1971. She was active in her church, including teaching Sunday School, participating in the Woman’s Fellowship and the Church’s Prayer Chain. She enjoyed her family, participating in church activities and working in her garden.

She is survived by her children Ronald Witt of Northridge and Dianne Antoni of Grass Valley; grandsons Mario and Bruce Antoni of Grass Valley and Joseph, David and Brian Witt of Northridge; great-grandsons Brett and Nicholas Antoni of Washington; sisters Thelma Chance of Silverton, Ore., and Florence Munnell of American Canyon; brothers Harry, Bob, Jerry and Paul West of Washington; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kyle Witt, in 1991.

Memorial contributions may be made to Foothill Community Church Woman’s Retreat.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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