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02 22 1971
Henry Pitterle, a resident of Marquardt Memorial Manor at the
time, observed his 97th birthday on
This was a spry gentleman, whose looks belied his years.
A party attended by friends and relatives was held at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Wanke, Route 5.
retired farmer, Mr. Pitterle had been a lifelong
resident of the Watertown area. He was
Mr. Pitterle continued to enjoy very good health as his 97th birthday neared. He remained active. The feeding of the birds, pheasants, squirrels and rabbits on the grounds of the manor is one of his pet projects.
addition to the daughter living on Route 5, Mr. Pitterle
had a son, Norbert, who resided at
Genevieve M. Wanke, 96, of Watertown, passed away on Wednesday, May 6, 2009 The former Genevieve M. Pitterle was born on Sept. 5, 1912, in Watertown, daughter of Henry and Laura (Indra) Pitterle.