from the Patchogue Advance
March 26, 1959
RUDOLPH H. WITTSCHACK, 81, of 1 Pine road, Coram, died last Thursday at his home.
Born in Germany, he had lived in Coram for 40 years, He was a watchman for the Brookhaven Highway department.
He is survived by six daughters, Amanda Brower, Wilhelmina Christianson, and Bertha Hein, all of Coram; Marie Murken of Brooklyn, Agnes Spork of Holtsville, and Martha Wnukiewicz of North Patchogue; four sons, Christian and Edward Wittschack, both of Coram. William Wittschack of Port Jefferson and Frederick Wittschaek of Middle Island.
The body reposed at the O. B. Davis Funeral Home, Port Jefferson, Funeral services were held, at 10:30a.m. Monday at theTrinity Methodist church, Coram the Rev. David Hurley officiating.