Pittman, Velma Mae
Pittman, Velma Mae
July 5, 1925 — January 18, 2021
Velma Mae Pittman was called into God's loving arms on January 18th, 2021 at the Good Samaritan Society nursing home in Olathe Kansas. She was born on July 5th, 1925 to Clarence and Orvaline Harvey and was a lifelong Kansas City area resident. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Gerald Pittman, son Jerry Pittman, brother Ted Harvey, brother Ed Harvey, brother Kenneth Harvey, brother Clyde Harvey, sister Evelyn Gross, and daughter-in-law Delia Pittman. Velma is survived by her 3 sons, daughter-in-laws, and sister: Garry Pittman of Olathe, Steven Pittman and his wife Karen of Olathe, David Pittman and his wife Jill of Overland Park, Barbara Pittman of Phoenix Arizona, and Joann Kellerman of North Kansas City. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and 5 step great grandchildren. She attended the First Church of the Nazarene in Kansas City for over 60 years. Velma served as the 3 year old Sunday school teacher for over 20 years and class secretary of her Sunday school class for an additional 30 plus years. She was awarded a Lifetime Service award for her many years of ministry and service to the church. Outside the church, her amazing gift was visitation. She visited loved ones and friends at hospitals, nursing homes, and at home. She was an extremely compassionate and loving wife, mother, and friend to anyone she came in contact with. Velma exemplified God's love and served him faithfully. She was responsible for bringing many to know God from her service and witness. The family joyously awaits a reunion with her in heaven one day. A memorial service will be held to honor Velma at the First Church of the Nazarene in Kansas City Missouri on January 31st, 2021 at 2PM. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to First Church in Velma's name.
A memorial service will be held to honor Velma at the First Church of the Nazarene in Kansas City Missouri on January 31st, 2021 at 2PM. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to First Church in Velma’s name.