Robert L. Litwiller

Posted on Apr 24, 2013
Robert L. Litwiller

Robert L. Litwiller, 78, of Berne passed away at 3:55 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at his home. He was born on October 28, 1934 in Adams County to Christian and Bessie (Yoder) Litwiller. He was married on June 18, 1955 to Marilyn Hauser.
He worked at the Salem Children’s Home in Illinois. He retired from CTS Corp. in Berne and farmed for over 50 years. He was a member of the Berne Evangelical Church, where he served as a deacon, Sunday school teacher, and youth sponsor. He was also a member of the Edelweiss Singers.
He is survived by his wife; two sons, Phil (Sonnie) Litwiller; and Scott (Sheri) Litwiller, both of Berne; two daughters, Becky (Kent) Lehman of Berne; and Cindy (Ramon) Garcia of Fishers; daughter-in-law, Ann Litwiller of Peoria, Illinois; two sisters, Delores Moorman of Warsaw; and Juanita (Jim) Adams of Berne; 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Gary Litwiller; and four sisters, Romayne Meshberger; Millicent Allison; Marjorie Felger; and Verna Thieszen.
Visitation will be from 2:00 to 8:00 on Monday, April 22 at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home in Berne and one hour prior to the 10:30 a.m. funeral service on Tuesday, April 23 at the Berne Evangelical Church in Berne. Officiating will be Pastor Kent Fahl. Burial will be at Berne Evangelical Mennonite Church.
Memorials may be made to Salem Ranch in Flanagan, Illinois; Miracle Camp in Lawton, Michigan; or Berne Evangelical Church in Berne.
Arrangements provided by Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home in Berne. Sign the guest book online at