Luther W. Fritzinger

Luther W. Fritzinger
Luther W. Fritzinger, 93, formerly of Allentown, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2012 in his residence in Breinigsville. He was the husband of the late Claire G. (Schuler) Fritzinger. Luther was born in Lehighton a son of the late George W. and Effie (Doll) Fritzinger. He was a machinist at Bethlehem Steel during World War II and a truck driver for H.J. Heinz and the U.S. Postal Service. In his retirement he worked for Plantique. He was a member of Zions United Church of Christ, Allentown. Luther was a member of the peacetime Army from 1937-1940. He also served in the U.S. Army during World War II in the European Theater of operation from 1944-1946 and was awarded the Purple Heart. There wasnt a person who met him that did not like him. Survivors: Son, Scott A. husband of Patricia A. Fritzinger of Manahawkin, NJ; brother, Theodore Fritzinger of Whitehall; granddaughters, Heather and Jennifer Fritzinger. He was predeceased by his brother, Douglas; and sister, Fern Trainer. Services: 1:30 p.m. Friday in the Stephens Funeral Home Inc., 1335-37 Linden Street, Allentown. Call 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Friday in the funeral home. Interment with military honors will be in the Grandview Cemetery, Allentown. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Salvation Army, 144 North 8th St., Allentown, 18101.

Funeral Home

Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. - Allentown
1335-37 Linden Street  Allentown, PA 18102

Published in Morning Call on Nov. 4, 2012