Jeannette E. Fritz, 94

MAY 26, 1918-JAN. 14, 2013

January 15, 2013

Jeannette Elizabeth Fritz, 94, of 13715 Village Mill Drive, Maugansville, Md., and formerly of Smithsburg, Md., passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Charlotte’s Home in Maugansville.

Born Sunday, May 26, 1918, in Westminster, Md., she was the daughter of the late George Claude Mummaugh and the late Agnes Amelia (Watson) Mummaugh. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore R. Fritz, in 1981.

She was a member of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program, being an active volunteer at Blue Mountain Estates Senior Center in Smithsburg. She was a past vice president of the Smithsburg Ladies’ Auxiliary Volunteer Fire Company, past secretary for the Sunshine Leisure Club in Smithsburg, and a past member of the Leitersburg Senior Citizens Club.

She is survived by her son, Charles E. Fritz of Hagerstown, Md.; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Nancy L. Burcker; sons, Glenn H. Fritz and Kerry Dean Fritz, and grandsons, Charles E. Fritz Jr. and Gary D. Burcker, and numerous brothers and sisters.

Services will be held Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, with the Rev. John Brooks officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, from 10 to 11 a.m.

Interment will be at the Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740; or Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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