Lou L. Pitt Sr.

July 25, 1927 - Dec. 9, 2007

Lou L. Pitt Sr., 80, of Elkhorn, passed away Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007. He was born July 25, 1927, in Whitewater, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Pitt.

Lou was a retired truck driver and worked at the Hunter Service station in Delavan for 23 years. He was a member of the Millard Community Church.

Lou is survived by his loving wife of five years, Shirley A. Coggon Pitt; children, Lou L. (Chic) Pitt Jr. of Fort Atkinson, Lawrence Willard (Mary) Palmer of Wyoming, Leonard Russell (Bonnie) Pitt of La Grange and Lucille (Mike) Tuller of Milwaukee; 10 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. Lou is further survived by stepchildren, other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Leona Rene Belt, two brothers and three sisters.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, at Mealys Funeral Home, 320 W. Main St., Palmyra. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at Millard Community Church, N6713 County Road O, Elkhorn, with interment to follow at Siloam Cemetery in the town of Sullivan.

Mealy's Funeral Service of Palmyra is serving the family, 495-2127.