Elizabeth M. Fritz

MANCHESTER, MD Elizabeth Marie Fritz, 90, formerly of Westminster, Md., died Monday, February 11, 2013, at Long View Nursing Home, Manchester, Md. She was the wife of Harry Roland Fritz, who predeceased her in 2008. Born April 30, 1922, in Westminster, she was the daughter of the late Elton and Hilda Eckard Warehime. Mrs. Fritz was a graduate of Westminster High School. She was formerly employed with Carroll County public schools, working in cafeterias and also with Avenue Tailor and Cleaners, Westminster. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Westminster. Mrs. Fritz enjoyed crocheting, knitting and flower gardening. Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Garey R. and Janet Fritz of Hanover, and William A. and Paula Fritz of Union Mills; and granddaughters, Tammy Lynn Fritz and Holly Fritz Byrnes and husband, Matthew. She was predeceased by a brother, George Truman Warehime. A funeral service will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Hartzler Funeral Home, 310 Church St., New Windsor. Vicar Karin Albaugh, of Grace Lutheran Church, will officiate. Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Finksburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Carroll Hospice, 292 Stoner Ave., Westminster, MD 21157. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.hartzlerfuneralhome.com

Published in Evening Sun on Feb. 12, 2013