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Walter Keith Zittle, 84, of Centreville, Virginia, passed away September 12th, 2013 at the Gardens at Fair Oaks Assisted Living.

Born October 31st, 1928 in New York, he was the son of Louis P. Zittel and Margaret Merlau Zittel. On August 2nd, 1952 in Macon, GA, he married the former Delores Weaver, who preceded him in death on January 26th, 2007. Walter was a member of the Centreville Baptist Church for over 28 years where he served as a deacon, and was a member of the Go-Go Social Group (God’s Own Golden Oldies)

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Delores Zittle; two brothers and one sister. Survivors include two sons, William (Margie) Zittle of Chantilly; Robert (Lee) Zittle of Haddock, GA; one sister, Joan Pentney of Palm Harbor, Florida; three grandchildren, Nicolette Detwiler and her husband Josias; Keith Zittle and his wife Sharon; Scott Zittle; one great-granddaughter, Hailey Grace Detwiler; and one great-grandson, Cole David Detwiler.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, September 15th, 2013 from 1-4 p.m. at the Baker-Post Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 10001 Nokesville Road, Manassas, VA.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, September 16th, at 11:00 a.m. at the Centreville Baptist Church, 15100 Lee Highway, Centreville, with Pastor Milton Harding, Pastor Bill Hatcher, and Pastor Gary Maines officiating.

Interment will take place in Quantico National Cemetery on Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial contributions may take the form of a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association, National Capital Area Chapter, 11240 Waples Mill Road, Suite 402, Fairfax, VA 22030.

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