Memorial services celebrating the life of Lynn Witter, 71, of Davenport, will be 1pm Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport. Inurnment will be in Holy Family Cemetery, Davenport. The family will receive friends from 11am until time of service at the funeral home.
Mrs. Witter passed away Saturday, November 6, 2021 at her home.
Lynn Ann Grothus was born April 30, 1950 in Davenport, a daughter of James and Beverly (Johnson) Grothus. She graduated from Davenport Assumption, Class of 1968 and was united in marriage to Roger Witter in 1977 in Davenport.
Lynn had worked at Alter Company for over twenty years and then in sales at AT&T until her retirement.
She was very outgoing and liked to talk to people, easily making friends out of strangers. She was the number one cheerleader for her son and her grandchildren, always cheering with the loudest voice. She was an excellent cook and was well known for her Longaberger sales.
Those left to honor her memory include her husband, Roger; son Jeffrey (fiancée Terri Bell) Stormer of Rock Island; granddaughters Madison Stormer of Rock Island, Sydney Bell of Davenport, Brittany Bell of Cedar Rapids, great grandchildren Nyla Jo, Aaliyah, and Kendall; siblings Diane Samberg of Davenport, Edward Grothus of Eldridge, and Bernard “Bernie” Grothus of Davenport; and mother-in-law Bonnie Witter of Newell, IA.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Christopher, and father-in-law Charlie Witter.