John A. Wittig of Shelton, died Tuesday Oct. 11 at Einstein Medical Center, Montgomery, PA following an illness. His wife was the former Mary Fulton who died in 1995.
Born in Waymart, PA, John was the son of the late LeRoy and Mary Elizabeth Enslin Wittig. He was a hard working man dedicated to his family and friends. He spent much of his time during his youth working on the family farm. He had worked in communications for the local telephone company after serving in the Korean War for the U.S. Army. Upon marrying Mary Fulton they moved to Shelton, where John worked at Avco Lycoming Engine Plant until retirement.