|Birth: ||Aug. 21, 1929|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 2003|
Wm. Gene Fitz, 74, died Tuesday, December 23, 2003, at York Hospital. He was the husband of Jeanette (Bainbridge) Fitz and the late Nancy Krout Fitz.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Austin H. Eberly Funeral Home Inc., 104 W. Main St., Dallastown, with the Rev. Dale E. Markey officiating. Viewing will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Susquehanna Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Fitz was born August 21, 1929, in York Township, the son of the late William and Alverta (Smith) Fitz.
He was the owner and operator of Fitz Metal Finishing in York and also worked at Rentzel Auction. After retirement, he worked at Weis Market as a shelf stocker. He was a member of the York Township Lions Club; and a life member of the Goodwill Fire Co. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed his trips to Potter County.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Fitz is survived by five children, Mike Fitz of Manchester, Connie Farley of Mount Wolf, Deb Etter of York Haven, Gina Rohrbaugh of Manchester and Chris Potts of York; five stepchildren, Brenda Knouse of York, Mike McGuire of Manchester, John McGuire of Manchester, David McGuire of Huntingdon and Stacey Smith of Camp Hill; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; eight stepgrandchildren; a brother, Denton Fitz of Lancaster; and three sisters, Dorothy Gregg of York, Helen Keller of York and Charlotte Myers of York.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 2997 Cape Horn Road, Red Lion, PA 17356; or to the Margaret E. Moul Home Inc., 2050 Barley Road, York, PA 17403.
York Daily Record (PA) - Friday, December 26, 2003.
William Henry Fitz (1889 - 1960)
Alverta May Smith Fitz (1891 - 1974)
Nancy Louise Krout Fitz (1928 - 1989)*
Michael Gene Fitz (1950 - 2015)*
Anna Mariah Fitz Knaub (1912 - 1998)*
Nelson Howard Fitz (1916 - 1966)*
Grace Mary Fitz Chronister (1917 - 2000)*
Denton R Fitz (1922 - 2004)*
Nevin Robert Fitz (1924 - 1946)*
Clair Eugene Fitz (1926 - 1971)*
William Gene Fitz (1929 - 2003)
Susquehanna Memorial Gardens
Maintained by: Harry Senft
Originally Created by: Virginia Beck
Record added: Jan 10, 2013
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