PHOENIX, NY – Herbert E. Litterbrant, 93, of Lysander, passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, Syracuse, on Wednesday March 2, 2016.
He was born on March 30, 1922, in Cape Vincent, NY, to his late parents, Marie (DeJourdan) and Allie Litterbrant.
Mr. Litterbrant was a U. S. Navy veteran serving from October 31, 1940,
honorable discharge on December 15, 1946, with a rank of Carpenter’s
Mate, First Class.
Later, Herb was employed by Allied Chemical, Syracuse, for 31 years.
Herb was a member of the Phoenix Memorial Post, VFW Post 5540, and
the Horning-Fournier American Legion Post 418, both located in Phoenix.
He also enjoyed fishing and other hobbies.
He was predeceased by his “one and only” loving wife of 58 years,
Rose Ione (Dennee) Litterbrant, on January 7, 2002.
Surviving are three sons and their spouses, Terry and Wendy Litterbrant, Lee and Chris Litterbrant, and Brandon Litterbrant; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 12, from 2 to 4 p.m.
in the Phoenix Memorial Post, VFW Post 5540, at 70 Culvert St., Phoenix,
with a memorial service following.
A spring burial will take place in Lysander Union Cemetery, Lamson Road, in the hamlet of Lysander.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, has care of arrangements.