James Fritz, 72, of Point Pleasant, passed away, Friday, October 25, 2013 at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Rahway, to the late Frank Hess Fritz and Catherine Brennan
Fritz, he lived there and has resided in Point Pleasant for thirty-seven
Mr. Fritz was a retired mechanic and for forty-five years worked for Frystock Sales and Service, Colonia.
He liked fishing, golfing, cars, and restoring Jeeps.
He was predeceased by his siblings, Jerry Brennan and Kathleen Skillender.
Surviving are his beloved wife of forty-nine years, Dorothy "Ditty"
Kaufmann Fritz; two daughters, Coleen Bruns and her husband Robert of
Brick and Kathleen Fritz and her husband Ross Anderson of Point
Pleasant; and his son, Robert James Fritz and his wife Michelle of
Point Pleasant. Also surviving are his brothers, Edward and his wife
Maureen, Dennis, and Roger Fritz; five grandchildren, Rebecca and
Zachary Bruns, James and Ben Fritz, and Bryce Anderson; brother-in-law,
Stephen "Buddy" Kaufmann; several nieces and nephews; and his loving
At 11 a.m., Wednesday, October 30 a Liturgy will be celebrated
at Saint Peter Church, Point Pleasant Beach. Cremation will be held
As an expression of sympathy, donations made in his memory to Saint
Gregory's Pantry, 804 Bay Avenue, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742, would