Larry Witt Obituary, Death- We are writing to inform you of the passing of retired fireman Larry Witt, badge number 53, who was a devoted public servant and an esteemed member of our community. It is with heavy hearts and profound grief that we make this announcement. The legacy of bravery, passion, and service to others that Larry left behind when he passed away is one that will live on. Larry Witt left an indelible mark on the community that he called home by serving the City of Tonawanda with unwavering dedication for an impressive 28 years.
Larry was endowed at birth with a spirit of bravery and an instinctive feeling of duty; as a result, he decided to join the fire department for the sole goal of protecting and serving the inhabitants of his community. Larry showed resiliency and tenacity throughout his illustrious career, which he spent meeting the challenges that came with the great profession that he chose. His unwavering dedication to ensuring the health and safety of Tonawanda’s citizens won him the affection and respect of not only his fellow officers but also the entire city as a whole.
Larry wasn’t just a firefighter; he was also a tower of strength, a beacon of hope in times of crisis, and a source of inspiration for those who had the opportunity to work beside him. He passed away in 2002. The innumerable people whose lives he altered and the tremendous impression he left on the City of Tonawanda are the ones who will carry on his legacy. In addition to the success he achieved in his business life, Larry Witt was a devoted family guy. During this trying time, our thoughts and prayers are with his bereaved family as they face the challenges ahead.
Those who were fortunate enough to have known Larry will always hold his memory in high regard, and the legacy he leaves behind will continue to encourage future generations of firefighters to accept the honorable calling of serving and protecting their communities. As we say our final goodbyes to a man who truly embodied the concept of a hero, let us remember Larry Witt for the altruism, courage, and unwavering dedication he had to ensuring the health and happiness of those around him. May he rest in eternal peace, and may the knowledge that his legacy will live on in the hearts of those he touched bring comfort to his family in their time of bereavement.