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Obituary for Aloyd Witthaus

Eugenia Aloyd Witthaus, age 98, of Houston, Texas and formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2022 at Clayton Oaks Living, in Richmond, Tx.

Aloyd was born on August 27, 1923 in Mokane, Mo., the daughter of Roy Leo and Emily Leona (Reinhardt) Nichols. She was married on April 2, 1944 at St. Johns E&R Church in Chamois, Mo. to Erwin Witthaus, who preceded her in death on June 18, 2001.

She was employed in the banking industry for over 30 years. Aloyd started her career at the Steedman Bank in Steedman, Mo. as a teller and later worked as a Proofing Administrator for Central Trust Company. She retired from the Callaway Bank in Mokane, Mo.

Aloyd was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Fulton Chapter #30 and a member of the Steedman Sunshine Extension Club of Steedman, Mo. Throughout the years, she attended the Foundry Methodist Church of Houston, Tx.

Aloyd’s fondest memories were being surrounded by her family. She enjoyed crocheting and crafting and was also known for her baking. Aloyd had a special chocolate cake that she baked and shared with family at Christmas and for birthday celebrations. She also spent time traveling with her husband to various states throughout the Midwest and the South.

Survivors include: her son, Rodney Witthaus and his wife, Connie of Houston, Tx.; two grandchildren, Beth Culver and her husband, Jeffrey, and Bryan Witthaus and his wife, Wendi; four great-grandchildren, Ryan Culver, Austin Culver, Braeden Witthaus and Chase Witthaus; and also extended family and friends in Missouri and Texas.

Eugenia was also preceded in death by her parents and her loving husband of 57 years, Erwin.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 2, 2022, at The Foundry United Methodist Church, 8350 Jones Road, Houston, Tx. 77065 with her memorial service following at 11:00 a.m. Saturday.

Graveside services and interment will be held at Steedman Cemetery in Steedman, Mo. in the coming months and will be announced closer to the service time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Masonic Home of Mo.

Funeral arrangements are under the care of Freeman Mortuary.