Benjamin W. Witmer

November 29, 2020



passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at  his home.  He was born December 29, 1956 in Indiana, PA, the son of the late Harry D. Witmer and Ellen M. (Tirney) Witmer.  Ben had been employed as a carpenter for many years.  He loved going to car shows, hunting, fishing and his dog, Thor.  You could always find Ben tinkering in his garage.  He is survived by by his son, Ben Witmer & wife, Janeen, Black Lick, PA; grandchildren: Devon Witmer,  Isaac Witmer,  Quinton Witmer,  Benjamin Witmer, Kyle Doerr,  Santana Myers,  Dillan Palmer, Damion Krouse and  Kaden Kuzemczak; great grandchild, Avana Palmer; brother, Robert Witmer & wife, Edna, Cherry Tree, PA; sister, Donna Shirley & companion, Bill, Black Lick, PA; sister, Kathy Witmer, Homer City, PA and sister, Vicky Smerker, Venus, PA. He was preceded in death by his son, Billy Shane Doerr; daughter, Cheri Doerr; sister, Sandy Steffey; brothers: Richard, Walter & Harry Witmer; half brother, Richard "Rick" Witmer and half-sister, Estelle Smith . In keeping with Benjamin's wishes, there will be no visitation.  A memorial service will be held in the James F. Ferguson Funeral Home,  Blairsville, PA on  Friday, December 04, 2020 at 11:00 AM.   Masks are required in the funeral home.  If so desired, memorial donations may be made to James F. Ferguson Funeral Home, Inc., 25 W. Market St., Blairsville, PA 15717 to help with funeral costs.

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Memorial Service
December 4, 2020

11:00 AM
James F. Ferguson Funeral Home and Monument Company
25 West Market Street
Blairsville, PA 15717

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