Jim Bitney died March 16. He was an author, editor, actor, singer, liturgist and bon vivant.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lisle; brother, Joe; and granddaughter, Rebecca. He is survived by his wife, Susan; children, Josh (Erin), Damon (Shannon) and Rachel (Brian); three grandchildren; mother, Betty; sister, Patricia (Kough); and a gang of brothers, John, Mike, Tom (Cathy), Terry (Judy) and Dan (Michelle) Bitney.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 22 at St. Cecelia’s Catholic Church in St. Anthony Park.