RUSSELL M. FRITCH
Russell M. Fritch, 71, of Venice, Florida, formerly of East Greenville, died on Saturday, June 9, 2012 in Florida.
Born in Longswamp Township, he was a son of the late Paul and Marion (LaFaw) Fritch.
He was an automobile salesman for many years, last working for R.H. Kressley Garage, Inc., before retiring to Florida. He was a member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Pennsburg.
Surviving are three daughters, Michele L. Gery and husband, Mitchell of Macungie, Lisa J. Sell and husband, Franklin of Topton, and Denise R. Bauman and husband, Keith of East Greenville; a son, Mark R. Fritch of Emmaus; a brother, Claude Fritch of Bally; five grandchildren, Jacob, Luke, Daniel, Asher, and Zachary; step-grandchildren, Jamie, and Jeffrey; and step-great grandchildren, Kaelyn and Brayden.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 22, 2012 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 81 N. Main Street, Pennsburg, with Rev. Charles E. Romanowski officiating. Family and friends are invited to visit from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the church.
Services are entrusted to Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home, East Greenville. Please offer words of comfort to the family at www.mannslonakerfuneralhome.com.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church to the address listed above.