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Jimmy D. Litwiller Jr.

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 12:57 pm
Visitation: 2-8 p.m. with family present 4-8 p.m. January 22, 2010 at Powell Funeral Home, Wellman

Funeral Service: 10:30 a.m. January 23, 2010 at Powell Funeral Home, Wellman

Interment: January 23, 2010 at Wellman Cemetery

WELLMAN – Jimmy D. Litwiller Jr. was born January 30, 1958 in Iowa City, Iowa the son of Jimmy and Jacqueline (Miller) Litwiller Sr. He graduated from Mid-Prairie High School in 1976. On October 10, 1980 he was united in marriage to Mary Kallaus at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Richmond. He has lived in the Wellman community all of his life where he farmed, and has operated J&B Truck Repair with his children since 1999. He enjoyed spending time with his family especially Jacob, Joshua and Hailey. He also enjoyed raising livestock. Jim died of an apparent heart attack on Wednesday, January 20, 2010 at his home in rural Wellman at the age of 51 years. Jim is survived by his wife Mary of Wellman; 2 children – Brad Litwiller and wife Kelly of Wellman; Kristen Litwiller of Wellman; his father – Jimmy Litwiller Sr. of Carlisle; his mother-in-law Dora Kallaus of Kalona; step father John Flanegan of Sigourney; and two sister’s – Jean Roop and husband Jon of Ollie; Jaynie Bontrager and husband Sonny of Wellman. He was preceded in death by his grandparents; his mother Jacqueline Flanegan; and his father-in-law Robert Kallaus. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 23, 2010 at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. Burial will be in the Wellman Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. on Friday at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman, where the family will be present from 4-8 p.m. A general memorial fund has been established.