John R. Dittman, 70, of Caledonia, died Sat. July 28, 2012 at his home. He was born March 28, 1942 in LaCrosse, WI to Charles B. and Rose (Murray) Dittman. John farmed all his life with his brothers, Ralph and Richard and he was fond of his beef cows and calves and his dog Jake.
He is survived by his brothers, Ralph and Richard of Caledonia, a sister, Dorothy (Lonney) Lindberg of DePere, WI; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers, Donald and Thomas, and 3 sisters, Kathleen, Patty Ann, and Loretta.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, July 31, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Caledonia. Father Gregory Leif will officiate and burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Caledonia. Visitation will be from 9 to 10 am Tuesday morning before the service at the church. McCormick Funeral Home, Caledonia is assisting the family with arrangements.