Charles Kenneth "Ken" Witthar, 69 of Mexico, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, at his home. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John's Lutheran Church with Rev. Joel Krueger officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of the service Saturday at the church. Memorials may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church or the Audrain City-County Hospice, c/o Arnold Funeral Home, 425 S. Jefferson, Mexico, MO 65265. Service under the direction of Arnold Funeral Home.
Born Aug. 17, 1941, in Marshall, he was the son of the late Virginia Witthar. On March 24, 1968, in Odell, Ill., he married Marilyn Marie Thorne, who survives of the home.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Lisa Weigand, of Ottawa, Kan.; three grandchildren; and one sister, Kay Keltner, of Springfield.