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Celebrating the life of

Joseph Lawrence Wittkamp

Passed away on May 24, 2022

Joseph Lawrence Wittkamp

Joseph Lawrence Wittkamp, 73, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at St. Joseph’s Hospital.  The native Savannahian was a graduate of Glynn Academy in Brunswick, Georgia.  He was a veteran of the Vietnam Conflict having served as a Ranger in the United States Army.  He was also a Purple Heart recipient.

He is survived by his sister, Catherine Wittkamp Young of Savannah; niece, Amanda Young, two nephews, Trey Young and Matthew Young all of Savanah. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. & Mrs. Luther E. Wittkamp and nephew, Andrew W. Young.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.  Burial will be in Bonaventure Cemetery.




Catherine, I was sorry to learn of your brother's death. My condolences to you and your family on your loss.

- Phyllis Branch, Savannah, GA

Catherine I am so very sorry to hear about Joe’s passing. I just heard about it. I think of him often and would wonder how he was doing.

- Ann Finley Maxwell, Brunswick, Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel