Elsie Ida Holz Wittwer, age 88 passed away peacefully Sunday evening on August 25, 2013 at the home of her daughter in Brainerd, MN. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 30, 2013 at Zion Lutheran Church at 8th and Kingwood, Brainerd,MN. Visitation will be Thursday, August 29th at Nelson Doran Funeral Home from 4 to 7 p.m. and one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at Minnesota State Veteran’s Cemetery near Camp Ripley, MN. Arrangements are with the Nelson Doran Funeral Home of Brainerd.