1929 — 2022
Navarral Ann Bitzer of Manhattan, KS, died Wednesday June 29, 2022, at 5:50 am at the Good Shepherd Homecare and Hospice House in Manhattan. She was 92 years young! She was born September 15, 1929 to Merlin Luther Johnson and Bessie Virginia (Hagin) Johnson in Hutchinson, KS. Soon after, her family moved to Oklahoma where her maternal grandfather lived on land he homesteaded near Stillwater in 1990. After a few years, the family moved back to Pratt, KS and then to Wichita. She met her husband Eugene in Wichita, and they were married in Great Bend, KS. After her husband's discharge from the military, he worked for the Federal Civil Service, Department of the Army, transferring from...