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Marvin C. Woeltje

Posted By Hitzeman Funeral Home On May 7, 2013 @ 5:08 pm In Obituary | 4 Comments

                              Marvin C. Woeltje, 88, of Little Rock, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Baptist Health Medical American FlagCenter in Little Rock, AR. He was born June 1, 1924 in Chicago, IL to the late Ernst C. and Agnes Woeltje. He is also preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Ethel Offrim Woeltje.

After graduating from Harris High School in 1942 he served in the United States Navy in the Pacific, aboard USS Holton DE 703, during WWII.  Following his military service he was employed by GATX until his retirement in 1987. After retirement he traveled and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He moved to Little Rock in 2004 to be closer to his daughter and her family.

Marvin is survived by his daughter; Judy Anderson, grandchildren; Matt Anderson (Amanda) and Amy Anderson, as well as one great-grandson; Braydon Fletcher, all of Little Rock, and many close friends who loved him dearly.

Visitation Saturday 11:30 A.M. until Time of Service 1:00 P.M.at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., Brookfield, IL.  Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery, Oak Brook Terrace, IL.  Memorials appreciated to: Christ Lutheran Church & School, 315 S. Hughes Street Little Rock, AR, 72205 or American Cancer Society, 7234 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 3 South; Riverside, IL 60546.  Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com


Condolences for the family of “Marvin C. Woeltje”

Condolence from Brenda Davis on May 7th, 2013 7:40 pm

Judy,
So sorry to hear about your father.
You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Condolence from Pastel Yore on May 8th, 2013 10:55 pm

Judy, Amy & Matt/Amanda

I will keep you in my prayers as you travel to Brookfield to celebrate the life and remember the love of a dear father and grandfather. You are blessed to have had him for such a long time. He’s blessed to have moved into eternity without suffering.

May God be with you.

Pastel Yore

Condolence from Gayle and Mike Roberts on May 9th, 2013 10:36 am

Hi Judy, Matt and Amy,
Mike and I were very sad to hear about your father/grandfather’s passing. I think he had a wonderful life in Arkansas with your family. He will be very missed.
You are all in our prayers and thoughts. Know you are not alone.
Love, Gayle and Mike

Condolence from Ron & Karen Reato on May 12th, 2013 7:44 am

You and your beautiful family are in our thoughts and prayers. He will be missed here on earth but we all know he is in a better place.

Love,

Ron and Karen Reato

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