Christopher Brandt Witt, 21, of Palmyra, Missouri, passed away Friday, January 18, 2013. Christopher was born July 30, 1991, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Donald Audon Witt Jr. and Marla Karol Sternke.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Marla Karol Sternke Sparks and husband, Michael Lee, of Palmyra; father and stepmother, Donald Audon Witt Jr. and wife, Julie, of Lee’s Summit, Mo.; siblings, Nathaniel Witt of Seattle, WA; Seth Sparks of Palmyra; Erin Sparks of Hannibal; Zachery Sparks of Kansas City, Mo.; Will Daniels of Lee’s Summit; Jamie Daniels of Mountain Ridge, CA; and Jackson Daniels of Olympia, WA; maternal grandmother, Mary R. Sternke of Palmyra; paternal grandmother, Jo Ellen Witt of Milwaukee, WI; paternal stepgrandmother, Ceil Witt of Parkville, Mo.; and many loving uncles, aunts and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Myrl Brandt Sternke; and paternal grandfather, Donald Audon Witt Sr.
He was a 2010 graduate of Blue Springs High School in Blue Springs, Missouri.
Christopher was a member of the ASPCA or American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. He loved art, music of many generations, creative writing and caring for animals. His smile, compassion and friendship will be greatly missed by everyone.
Memorial services will be held at noon Wednesday, January 23, 2013, at the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra. The Rev. Jo Ellen Witt will officiate. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until noon Wednesday at the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals or the Palmyra Food Pantry.
Online condolences may be made at www.lewisbrothersfuneralchapel.com.