Kathleen V. Bittinger

Waite & Son Funeral Homes

Kathleen V. Bittinger, 78, of Seville, passed away peacefully September 29, 2022, with her family by her side after a courageous yearlong battle with cancer.

She was born in Cleveland on June 29, 1944, to Louis and Irene (Gable) Merdale.

Kathy is survived by her daughter, Paula (Mark) Winrod; son, Roger Bittinger; and sisters, Mary Kvapil and Annette Mulby. Kathy was the best grammy to Grace Winrod, Faith Winrod, Alexandra (JR Cook) Rogers, Analiesa Rogers, and Noah Bittinger; and great grammy to Jakob Cook and Astryd Cook. She was a very special aunt and friend to many and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Roger; and daughter, Kathy Rogers.

Kathy centered her life around her family, especially her grandchildren, who meant the world to her. She was a member of Our Lady Help of Christians Parish.

Visitation is 4-8 p.m., Friday, October 7, 2022, at Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, October 8, 2022, at Our Lady Help of Christians Parish, 9608 Norwalk Rd., Litchfield. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Valley City.

Donations will be gratefully accepted by Our Lady Help of Christians or directly to the family for expenses.

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