Thomas W. Wittie
Dec. 15, 1943 ~ Sept. 3, 2016
Tom Wittie was born Dec. 15, 1943 in Floresville and passed away Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016 in Temple.
He was preceded in death by his father, Alvin Wittie and Mother, Adaline Luker Wittie.
Tom graduated from Texas A&I in Kingsville with a degree in Music.
After a year as a band director at Poteet High School he began a 37 year career as a conductor with Southern Pacific Railroad.
Tom was also a Mason and served his country in the United States Marine Corp in Vietnam.
Tom was passionate about playing the harmonica, woodworking and history.
He also enjoyed helping others in the community as a member of the Kendall Respite program at Fellowship Baptist Church in Marble Falls.
Tom is survived by his wife of 23 years Hewlett Wittie; son Kyle Allen and his wife Wendy Allen; son Kendall Allen and his wife Kristie Allen; grandson Joshua Michalec; granddaughter Taylor Allen; sister-in-law Sue McDougald and Kaye Saunders.
A memorial service for Tom with be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 at Fellowship Baptist Church; 2702 Mormon Mill Rd. Marble Falls, Texas, 78654.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, that memorial donations be made to the Kendall Respite program or the building fund of Fellowship Baptist Church in Marble Falls.