Earl Martin Reitz
Reitz, son of Martin and Alma Viehstedt Reitz, passed away on February 9, 2015
at Hospice Home of Hope. Earl was born
on March 3, 1919 in Fond du Lac. He
lived in the town of Forest. Earl
married Dorothy Brown on February 21, 1943.
He worked for Steffke Freight and Spector Freight for 31 years. Earl also owned a milk truck and general
trucking company for 10 years.
survived by his wife, Dorothy; children Joyce (Mike-deceased) Pittler and her
children, Dawn, Michael, and JoAnne, Shirley (Keith) Krueger and their children,
Christine, Stephen and Joseph, Gene (Charlene) Reitz and their children,
Shelly, Tina, Becky, Martin and Kristy, Sandy (deceased) Reitz, Roger (Carol)
Reitz and their children, Tonia and Robert, Linda (Lyndon) Taylor, Mary
(deceased) (Don) Charneski and their children, Jason, Stephanie, Laura and
Nicholas, Nancy (Mark) Fields and their children, Sherry, Matthew, Ashley and
Whitney, Terry Reitz and his children, Jeremy and Curtis, William (Linda) Reitz
and their children, Nathan and Joshua, John (Sarah-deceased) Reitz and his son,
Kevin, Bonnie (Jeffrey) Hodgden and their children, Courtney, Kendell and
Hunter; 53 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren.
preceded in death by two daughters, Sandra Reitz and Mary Charneski and one
daughter-in-law, Sarah Flowers, two grandsons, and his parents, two sisters and
will welcome relatives and friends on Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Zacherl
Funeral Home, 875 East Division St, Fond du Lac, from 4:00 to 5:45 p.m.
memorial service will take place following visitation at the funeral home at 6:00
p.m. Burial will be at Forest Cemetery in
Funeral Home is serving the family. www.zacherlfuneralhome.com