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George Wesley Fritz
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1865
Durand
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1945
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

Obituary from the Morning Star 1/14/1945:

George Fritz, Durand Resident, Dies At 79

Durand, Ill., Jan. 13 - George Wesley Fritz, 79, lifelong resident of Durand, died this morning in a Rockford hospital, where he had been a patient for a week, after an illness of several months.

He was born Mar. 23, 1865, in Durand, the son of George A. and Sarah Frazier Fritz. On June 1, 1893, he married Lucy Nowels. Mr. Fritz was a former postmaster and mail carrier at Durand.

Surviving are his widow; two sons, Paul, Beloit, and Ralph, South Beloit; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren, and three borthers, A.R. Fritz, Durand, Lawrence, San Franciso, Cal., and Will, Amboy.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Chapin funeral home. The Rev. Kenneth Thompson, pastor of the Methodist church will officiate, and burial will be in Durand cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Alonzo Fritz (1840 - 1916)
  Sarah Ann Frazier Fritz (1838 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Nowels Fritz (1873 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Ralph Everett Fritz (1899 - 1983)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Wesley Fritz (1865 - 1945)
  Florence Erminnie Fritz Thomas (1867 - 1941)*
  Rosa Annabell Fritz (1869 - 1916)*
  Burton Erastus Fritz (1873 - 1936)*
  William Alva Fritz (1875 - 1935)*
  Artemus Fritz (1879 - 1962)*
  Lawrence Rubert Fritz (1881 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Durand Cemetery
Durand
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Lot 148
 
Created by: Loren Carlson
Record added: Jun 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38162129
George Wesley Fritz
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