• Harriet B. Wittig
    Harriet Wittig

Harriet B. Wittig

Harriet B. Wittig, 88, died Sept. 30, 2019, at her home in Leoti.

Harriet was born June 20, 1931, in Jerome, Ks., the daughter of William John and Edith Mae (Garner) McLean.

A resident of Leoti since 1976, moving from Oklahoma, she was a homemaker and custodian for Wichita County school district.

Harriet was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Scott City.

In the 1950s she married Freddie Hammons. On May 30, 1978, she married Virgil Wittig at Larned. He died on Sept. 7, 2017, in Tribune.

Survivors include seven children, Marvin Hammons, Alderson, Okla., Gary Hammons, Garden City, Margaret Hammons, Fort Gibson, Okla., Sharon Paxman, Tribune, Donnie Hammons, Blytheville, Ark., Dell Hammons of Pennsylvania, and Keith Hammons, Carnegie, Okla.; two step-children, Tammy Banta, Medicine Lodge, and Connie Stiles, Altoona; a sister, Eunice Maurer, Chino, Calif.; 33 grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

Funeral service was held on Oct. 3 at the Leoti Cemetery with Pastor Warren Prochnow officiating.

Burial was in Leoti Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to the Wichita County Library in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home, 202 N. 4th St., Leoti, Ks. 67861

Condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at priceandsons.com.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009