February 16, 1955 ~ December 28, 2020
Michael Joseph Wittenberg Sr born on February 16th 1955. In Ft. Lauderdale Florida. Son of Driscilla and Richard Wittenberg. He is one of 4 siblings. Michael was married to Denise Tarqueno they had one son together. They were later divorced. August of 2020 Michael suffered from a stroke. In December 2020 Michael had complications leading to respiratory failure. After high school he went into the trucking business. Later going into being a diesel mechanic. He enjoyed being a reserve with Broward County sheriff’s office. Later moved to Denham in 1998. Joint district 5 fire department as a volunteer. He adored his pet dogs. Enjoyed classic car shows , race track , Monster trucks , Happy day’s , traveling, off-roading, and fishing. He is survived by his son Michael Wittenberg Jr. Michael’s service will be held This Monday at 10am. At New Bethlehem Baptist Church 37818 Reinninger Rd Denham Springs, LA 70706. Michael’s final resting place will be in Ft. Lauderdale Florida. At Forest Lawn Central 499 NW 27th Ave Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311. “You got the “Spirit” flying high.
January 15, 2021 at 8:00 pm
He is also survived by his brother Richard Wittenberg, 2 sisters Paula Kinsey and randy and Debbie whitehead where he was loved and cared for in the last 2 years of his cancer fight. Mike and randy always had date night on Fridays and that is truly missed. Fly high little brother I love you so much