Gordon Edward Bittler, 60, of Bedford, passed away Sunday, December 27, 2020. He was born in Canada, on June 4, 1960, a son of the late William Bittler and Hazeltine Lawhorn Pike. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Samantha Bittler. He is survived by his wife, Ellen Overstreet Bittler; sons, Grant and wife, Larryn, Seth and wife, Sarah, Z.J. and Angel; grandchildren, Lucas, Isaac, Sebastian, Dixie, Americus, Brandon, and Willard; brother, Greg Bittler; sister, Lisa Russell and husband, Jack; and numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Burch-Messier Walnut Street Chapel, 1235 Walnut St., Bedford. Arrangements by Burch-Messier Funeral Home, Bedford, 540-586-7360.