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William DeWitt

April 11, 1953 — September 21, 2016

William Thomas DeWitt, 63, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016, at Ruby Memorial Hospital.

Born on April 11, 1953, he was the son of the late Genevieve Mabel (Perdew) and George P. DeWitt III.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, William Britton.

William was a surveyor for Greenhorn Surveying Company and was owner of Piney Mountain Storage in Eckhart, MD.  He loved to hunt and ride four wheelers.

Surviving are siblings, Carolyn Britton, and James R. Felker, whom he called the “Best Brother” and wife Mary Linn; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; Kit, his furry cat friend, who went everywhere with him; and his many friends on Piney Mountain.  A special thank you to Colleen and Mike Matthews for taking care of William.

Family and friends will be received at Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, MD on Sunday, September 25, 2016, from 2-4 pm.

Funeral services will follow at 4 pm at the funeral home with Rev. Kenneth Fisher officiating.

Interment will be in Queens Point Cemetery, Keyser, WV.

“Remember, I will be running with the big dogs.  May everybody’s dreams come true” – William Thomas DeWitt.

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