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Carl C. Kyttle

September 20, 1936 ~ January 4, 2020 (age 83)


Carl C. Kyttle, 83, of rural Shickshinny (Huntington Township) died early Saturday morning, January 4, 2020 at Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital where he had been a patient for one day.

Born September 20, 1936 in Shickshinny, he was a son of the late Edward and Leona (Robbins) Kyttle.  He and his wife, Margaret L. (Wolfe) Kyttle, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on December 26th. 

Carl was a member of the first graduating class of Northwest Area High School in 1957.  He faithfully served his country in the U. S. Army from October 1959 to January 1962.

He owned and operated C&M Sanitation and Son, Inc., of Shickshinny which he founded in 1974. 

Carl was a longtime member of the Town Hill United Methodist Church and more recently attended the McKendree United Methodist Church.  He was also a member of the Shickshinny American Legion and the Isaac Walton Club of Fairmount Springs.  He was a charter member of the Huntington Valley Volunteer Fire Company.

An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting.  He also enjoyed working on his John Deere tractors and attending his grandchildren's sporting events.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, Margaret, are his two children:  Barry C. Kyttle and his wife, Nancy, of Huntington Mills; Brenda Long and her husband, Robert, of Cambra; four grandchildren:  Kyle, Tiffany, Paige and Sarah and a great grandson, Ryker.

The last member of his immediate family, he was preceded in death by his parents and four siblings:  Garnet, Arlene, Charlotte and Edward.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, January 9th, 2020 at 2 P. M. at the McMichael Funeral Home, Inc., 4394 Red Rock Road, Benton (S. R. 487) with the Rev. Roger C. Noss, Jr., officiating.  Burial will be in the Bloomingdale Cemetery with full military honors.   A viewing will be held Wednesday from 3 PM until 7 PM at the McMichael Funeral Home, Inc., Benton.   In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the American Diabetes Association, 71 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA  18701 or to the charity of the donor's choice. The McMichael Funeral Home Inc. is honored to serve the Kyttle Family.  For online condolences or for additional information, please visit our website:

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January 8, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McMichael Funeral Home
4394 Red Rock Road
Benton, PA 17814

Funeral Service
January 9, 2020

2:00 PM
McMichael Funeral Home
4394 Red Rock Road
Benton, PA 17814


American Diabetes Association
71 N. Franklin St, Wilkes-Barre PA 18701

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