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Junior T.

Junior T. "J.T." Bittle

Sep 22nd, 1924 - Jan 9th, 2020
  • Birth Date: Sep 22nd, 1924
  • Death Date: Jan 9th, 2020
  • Funeral Date: Jan 14th, 2020
  • Location: Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown
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Junior T. ”J.T.” Bittle, 95, formerly of Littlestown, died Thurs, Jan 9, 2020 at Utz Terrace, Hanover.  He was the widower of Gloria J. Bittle who died May 3, 2015.  Born Sept 22, 1924 in Mt. Pleasant Twp, J.T. was the son of the late Roy T. & Golda S. (Foulk) Bittle.  He served in the Navy during WWII and was a machinist for the U.S. Navy. 
J.T. is survived by his 6 children, 2 sons:  James Bittle & Gail of Oxford, MD; Eugene Bittle & wife, Sonia, of York; 4 daughters:  Linda Bittle, Lana Bittle & Lois Bittle, all of Hanover and Lisa Schmidt & David of Spring Grove; his 6 grandchildren:  Corey Bittle & Heidi of Littlestown; Jennifer Brown & Jeff of Shippensburg; Devaughn Bittle & Katie of Middletown, MD; Whitney Wood & Dustin of Frederick; Matthew Schmidt & Meghan of Elizabethtown; Jonathan Schmidt of Codorus and 12 great grandchildren:  Kamryn, Brody & Grady Bittle; Alyssa, Addison & Lucas Brown; Ainsley & Olivia Bittle , Jaxson & Charlye Wood and Aaron & Ava Schmidt.  J.T. was predeceased by his 2 sisters, Shirley Bittle and Doris Snyder. He was a member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Littlestown; a life member and past commander of Littlestown V.F.W. Post 6954; a member of Hanover BPOE #763; a life member of Littlestown American Legion and Alpha Fire Co.; a member of Littlestown FOE and NARFE and Loyal Order of Cooties.  J.T. enjoyed going to his children’s and grandchildren’s sporting events, traveling, spending time with his family and attending veteran’s meetings.
Funeral Service is Tues, Jan 14, at 11 A.M. at Little’s Funeral Home, Littlestown with the Rev. Nancy Werner officiating.  Visitation will be  Monday 2 – 4 P.M.  and 6 – 8 P.M. Interment is in Mount Carmel Cemetery with Littlestown Allied Veterans Council conducting military honors.  Contributions in Junior’s name may be sent to his church @ 330 White Hall Rd., Littlestown, PA  17340 or Alpha Fire Co., 40 E. King St., Littlestown, PA 17340.  Online condolences may be shared on

Brian Hood (Buck)
Jan 14th, 2020 6:43 pm
Sorry about your Dad. God bless all of your family.
Rachel Dettinger
Jan 14th, 2020 11:59 am
Lisa & Dave
i'm praying for you and your family at this time
Brent Mummert
Jan 13th, 2020 8:15 pm
So sorry for your loss. You have my deepest sympathy. Please know your family is in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Elane Pottorff
Jan 13th, 2020 4:44 pm
So very sorry to hear of your dad's passing; I was thinking about him just last week. Your memories will help you through this difficult time. He was "one of a kind" and will be remembered by many. Elaine and Potty
Lori Rhodes-SWSD
Jan 13th, 2020 2:06 pm
Lisa-Praying for your peace at this difficult time!
Randy & Janis Miller
Jan 13th, 2020 1:40 pm
Our warmest condolences to you and your family.
Roxonne Hall Schloyer
Jan 12th, 2020 6:35 pm
Dear Bittle “Kids”,
I am sorry...Your memories will keep your Dad alive in your heart. I know my Dad was waiting to welcome him, along with your Mom and so many other Littonians. God bless you all.
Tammy Wentz
Jan 12th, 2020 10:19 am

Sorry to about the passing of your dad.

Tammy ( from weavers)
Jeff Rohrbaugh
Jan 12th, 2020 2:24 am
Dear Family, I am so sorry for your families great
loss of you dad and grandfather! Yet I rejoice with you
at your side for Gods Heavenly Kingdoms great
gain! Continue to live on the legacy of love which
your father has planted deep down within your
hearts and your dad will never be forgotten and only
to be remembered! I love you! <><
Toni Battiste
Jan 12th, 2020 2:09 am
Lana and Family, so sorry for your loss. Hold your happy memories close in your hearts.
bill null (shorty)
Jan 11th, 2020 9:11 pm
I have many good memories of our time at the Vets. I'm glad that God has given us this time together as friends. My sympathy to his family.
Remember all the good times.
Robert Smith, LHS Class 0f '65
Jan 11th, 2020 7:24 pm
Jim and Family,
So sorry for your loss. You, your brother and sisters were quite fortunate in having your mom and dad with you for so long. Feel peace and contentment knowing that your mom and dad are together again and looking down upon you with a loving smile
Janet (Eline) McMaster
Jan 11th, 2020 1:15 am
I will surely miss stopping to see you on my visits to Utz Terrace. My sympathy to the families.

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