Blair McWherter Stitt, 97, of Lehigh Acres, FL, died January 9, 2017 at Lee Memorial Hospital. Cremation rites will be accorded. Inurnment will be at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials have been suggested to American Cancer Society, Gulf coast Humane Society, Florida Wildlife Federation at www.fwfonline.org.
Blair was born April 20, 1919 in Blairsville, PA, the son of Lloyd P. Stitt. He married Marilyn Packer during 1946. He was a WWII veteran of the US ARMY and served as a radar operator on Okinawa Island. He lived in Lehigh Acres since 1992. Blair was a realtor for Coldwell Banker Realty in Lehigh Acres. He served as a trustee with Village Board of Directors, served with the Lehigh Library Board, and served as a volunteer for Lehigh Chamber of Commerce for many years along with his spouse Marilyn. He enjoyed participating with genealogy club, stamp club, and coin collecting.
Surviving are his children, David Allan Stitt and his wife Emmy of Vail, AZ, Patricia Lynn Bisler of Venice, FL, Jonathan Glenn Stitt of Orrington, ME; grandchildren Stephen and Cody.
The Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Blair. Condolences may be left to the family at www.fortmyersmemorial.com.