November 21, 2014
Mr. Robert Edward Witt, age 73 of Harriman, Tennessee passed away on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Parkwest Regional Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. Mr. Witt was a Veteran of the United States Coast Guard; He was a retired Electrical Engineer at Alcoa Aluminum Corporation. Mr. Witt was an avid sportsman, he played Football for Florida State Seminoles and the Coast Guard, and he enjoyed Track, and was an avid boxing enthusiast. Robert was General Operator of an International Boxing Blog. Mr. Witt was also an Olympic Weightlifter. He enjoyed Teaching and Coaching Youth in the Pop Warner Football leagues. Robert loved his Family and was a Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather. He was preceded in death by Parents: Edward and Percy Witt; Daughter: Julia Witt; and Brother Steve Witt
He is survived by:
Wife of 47 years: Andreene Witt of Harriman, Tennessee
Son: Andrew Witt of Texas
Daughter: Amy Huskins (Brian Pridemore -Fiancée) of Harriman, Tennessee
Brother: Scott Witt (Laura) of Albany, Oregon
Arrangements are as Follows: Family will have a Celebration of Life Visitation from 5:00pm to 7:00pm on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood, Tennessee. Private Family Interment Services will be held at a later date. Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is serving the Family of Mr. Robert Edward Witt.