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Plains Edition Obituaries for 8-28-10

Mark K. Witthuhn, 67, of North Platte died Aug. 16, 2010, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha, Neb.

He was born on Aug. 29, 1942, in Julesburg, Colo., to Melvin L. and Doris (Kinnie) Witthuhn.

He graduated from North Platte High School in 1961. He entered the U.S. Reserves, serving for many years.

He worked in heating and air conditioning for most of his life, doing sheet metal work.

He married Carolyn Ann Willets in North Platte on June 13, 1970.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed his antique cars.

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He was a member of the Eagles Club.

Survivors include daughter, Katie (Chris) Van Boskirk of Omaha; two grandchildren, Abigail and Andrew Van Boskirk; sister, Deniece (Dave) Bargell of North Platte; step-brother, Todd (Karen) Kraemer, of Denver, Colo.; a special friend, Karen Pedigo of North Platte; and numerous other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Carolyn in 2001; and step-mother, Evelyn Coley Witthuhn.

Mark K. Witthuhn, 67, of North Platte died Aug. 16, 2010, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha, Neb.

He was born on Aug. 29, 1942, in Julesburg, Colo., to Melvin L. and Doris (Kinnie) Witthuhn.

He graduated from North Platte High School in 1961. He entered the U.S. Reserves, serving for many years.

He worked in heating and air conditioning for most of his life, doing sheet metal work.

He married Carolyn Ann Willets in North Platte on June 13, 1970.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed his antique cars.

He was a member of the Eagles Club.

Survivors include daughter, Katie (Chris) Van Boskirk of Omaha; two grandchildren, Abigail and Andrew Van Boskirk; sister, Deniece (Dave) Bargell of North Platte; step-brother, Todd (Karen) Kraemer, of Denver, Colo.; a special friend, Karen Pedigo of North Platte; and numerous other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Carolyn in 2001; and step-mother, Evelyn Coley Witthuhn.

Mark K. Witthuhn, 67, of North Platte died Aug. 16, 2010, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha, Neb.

He was born on Aug. 29, 1942, in Julesburg, Colo., to Melvin L. and Doris (Kinnie) Witthuhn.

He graduated from North Platte High School in 1961. He entered the U.S. Reserves, serving for many years.

He worked in heating and air conditioning for most of his life, doing sheet metal work.

He married Carolyn Ann Willets in North Platte on June 13, 1970.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed his antique cars.

He was a member of the Eagles Club.

Survivors include daughter, Katie (Chris) Van Boskirk of Omaha; two grandchildren, Abigail and Andrew Van Boskirk; sister, Deniece (Dave) Bargell of North Platte; step-brother, Todd (Karen) Kraemer, of Denver, Colo.; a special friend, Karen Pedigo of North Platte; and numerous other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Carolyn in 2001; and step-mother, Evelyn Coley Witthuhn.

Mark K. Witthuhn, 67, of North Platte died Aug. 16, 2010, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha, Neb.

He was born on Aug. 29, 1942, in Julesburg, Colo., to Melvin L. and Doris (Kinnie) Witthuhn.

He graduated from North Platte High School in 1961. He entered the U.S. Reserves, serving for many years.

He worked in heating and air conditioning for most of his life, doing sheet metal work.

He married Carolyn Ann Willets in North Platte on June 13, 1970.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed his antique cars.

He was a member of the Eagles Club.

Survivors include daughter, Katie (Chris) Van Boskirk of Omaha; two grandchildren, Abigail and Andrew Van Boskirk; sister, Deniece (Dave) Bargell of North Platte; step-brother, Todd (Karen) Kraemer, of Denver, Colo.; a special friend, Karen Pedigo of North Platte; and numerous other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Carolyn in 2001; and step-mother, Evelyn Coley Witthuhn.