Arnold O. Fritz

September 11, 1942 ~ April 3, 2022 (age 79) 79 Years Old


Mr. Arnold O. Fritz, 79, of Franklin Township, Pa., passed into eternal rest on Sunday, April 3rd, 2022 at his residence. He was the husband of Jane C. (Gerber) Fritz. They were married for 54 years on January 13th of this year, 2022. Born in Andreas, Pa. on Friday, September 11, 1942, he was a son of the late Oliver & Marion (Andreas) Fritz. He served our country with the US Army in Germany during the Viet Nam War attaining the rank of SPC-ES. Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a letter carrier for the US Postal Service for over 34 years. He was a member of Ben Salem United Church Of Christ in East Penn Township, & The Lehighton American Legion Post 314. In his spare time, he enjoyed detailing cars, & spending time with his loving family, especially his grandson.  Surviving in addition to his wife are 2 daughters, Lisa, wife of Timothy Gardner of Plymouth Meeting, Pa. Marcia, wife of Scott Stay of Franklin Township, 2 brothers, Terry Fritz & his wife Carol of West Penn Township, Richard Fritz & his wife Ellie of New Ringgold, a grandson, Connor Stay, nieces & nephews. At the request of Arnie, there will be no funeral services held. Memorial Contributions in his honor may be made to Ben Salem UCC Building Fund, PO Box 128, Andreas, Pa. 18211. Online condolences can be offered at



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