In Memory of

Virginia "Kit" Fithian

Full Name: Virginia P. Fithian
Date of Birth: September 20, 1926
Date of Death: January 27, 2018
January 31, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Henry-Lange Memorial Home Lewistown
Service Information:
January 31, 2018 - 11:00 AM - Henry-Lange Memorial Home Lewistown

Lewistown- Virginia P. “Kit” Fithian, 91, of Lewistown passed away at 12:50 AM Saturday January 27, 2018 at Renaissance Care Center in Canton.

She was born September 20, 1926 at Detroit, MI; the daughter of William A. and Alva Mae (Tate) Barker. She married George “Bob” Fithian Jr. on January 2, 1954 at Canton. He died April 2, 1991. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one son, Steve Fithian, one daughter, Laura Walker and two sisters. Surviving are three children, Kellie (John) McKenzie of Lewistown, Bob (Cyd) Fithian of Newburgh, IN; and Cathy Mattress of Spokane, WA; two sisters, Wanda Chambers of Lewistown and Angie Jackson of Athens, AL; one brother, Bill Barker of Dexter, MO; ten grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Kit was a homemaker. She was a member of the Lewistown United Methodist Church, Order of Eastern Star and the Lewistown Jr. and Sr. Women’s club. Kit enjoyed china painting, knitting and traveling.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday at the Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown with Reverend Shane Smith officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery at Lewistown. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the memorial home. Memorial contributions may be made to the family and will be designated by them to the charity of their choice. Online condolences may be made at

From: Dave and Jill LawverJan 27 2018 7:58PM
Kelli, so very sorry for your family's loss. You are in our prayers.
From: Roxann soursJan 28 2018 12:23AM
Bob, Kellie and families, we are very sorry for the loss of your Mom. She was a sweet lady...Terry and Roxann
From: Dan cookJan 28 2018 1:20AM
Sorry for your family prayers .
From: Peggy An Dick HowellJan 28 2018 11:33AM
Dick an I want to convey our sympathy to all the family.  You are in our thoughts An prayers.
From: Mary WoodruffJan 28 2018 12:01PM
Do sorry to hear if Kit's passing. Condolences to all the families. She and Bob were great neighbors to my folks many years ago. RIP my friend.
From: Nancy ChenowethJan 29 2018 9:10AM
Kellie, John and Family,  So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
From: Wendy WhitsittJan 29 2018 9:25AM
Kelly and John,

We are so sorry to hear of your mother's passing.  We are thinking of you in this difficult time.

Bob and Wendy Whitsitt
From: Lori and Carl SaxbyJan 29 2018 11:12AM
Bob and Cyd, we were sad to hear of your loss. May peace and love surround you and your family at this difficult time.
Lori and Carl Saxby
From: Patti and Kendall MillerJan 29 2018 12:50PM
Kelllie, John , Bob and Cyd- So sorry for the loss of your mom. I remember when we were all in school and your mother and mine were room mothers. She was so sweet and represented herself with alot of class and dignity. I will always remember her . Sincerely- Patti
From: Lorenda SpilkerJan 30 2018 10:45AM
Our deepest sympathy to the family of Kit Fithian. Wonderful friend to us.She is with her loved ones and smiling down at all of us. U all are in our thoughts and prayers. Lorenda and Alvin Spilker.
From: Nancy & Steve HaveraJan 30 2018 11:16AM
So sorry to hear of Kit's passing.  She was a wonderful and warm-hearted person who radiated loved wherever she went.  We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
From: Rex FithianJan 30 2018 2:02PM
Bob, Cyd, Kellie, John and family,
I'm so sad to hear about the passing of Aunt Kit. What a charming and classy lady for whom I have the greatest respect. She had a way of always making one feel important. I'll miss her and her warm smile. God bless you all and may He comfort you during this time.
Love you guys!
From: Kim WiliamsJan 30 2018 7:12PM
Sending love and hugs from your Missouri family!
From: Phil WalkerJan 30 2018 7:50PM
Bob , Kelli, John, Cyd and Kids; I'm very sorry to hear about Kit. Take care.
From: Ed TaylorJan 31 2018 10:00AM
Kellie and family - friends at Compassus Hospice extend our condolences. Peace be with you all.
From: Karen stutesJan 31 2018 10:30AM
So sorry for your loss. Kit was a great lady.

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