K. Earl DeWitt 94 of Shelbyville, IL, formerly of Findlay, IL, passed away at 6:55 PM Monday Feb. 8, 2010 in the Shelbyville Manor in Shelbyville.

Earl was born Oct. 17, 1915 in Christian Co. the son of Walter and Katherine Lantz DeWitt.

He married Dorothy Mae Root April 30, 1936 and she passed away July 12, 1970.He later married Irene Baldwin and she passed away.

He was a lifelong farmer.

Surviving are daughters: Audrey Lucas of Findlay and Charlene Jansen and husband Don of Decatur, IL; four step-sons; nine grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren; fifteen great great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by wives Dorothy Mae and Irene, daughter Beverly, his parents, sisters: Roberta Spear and Corrine Igo.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday Feb. 12, 2010 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Findlay.Visitation will be from 1:00 PM until time of the service Friday at the funeral home.Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery at Assumption, IL. Memorials can be made to the Shelbyville Manor or to Little Galilee Christian Camp.On line condolences may directed to the family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com