PEORIA - Mr. James "Jim" Drewitz, 70, of Doss and Fredericksburg, Texas, formerly of Flower Mound, Texas, and Peoria, Ill., passed away at his home on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013.
He was born May 13, 1943, in Peoria, Ill., the son of Edwin James Drewitz and Marion Full Drewitz. Jim married Marcia Stuber in 1964 in St. Paul, Minn.
He was owner of a marketing, advertising and public relations agency in the Dallas area for over 35 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Damian Drewitz; and his sister, Sandy Drewitz Stetson.
Jim is survived by his wife, Marcia Drewitz of Doss, Texas; two sons, Darren and his wife Melissa Drewitz of Pflugerville, Texas, and David Drewitz and his fiancee Dawn Willis of Lewisville, Texas; and grandchildren, Dakin and Kasch.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Fredericksburg, with Monsignor Enda McKenna officiating. Mr. Drewitz's family will receive friends on Thursday afternoon from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Schaetter Funeral Home in Fredericksburg, and from 9:30 to 10 a.m. on Friday morning at St. Mary's Church. Jim's cremains will be interred in the Flower Mound Cemetery in Flower Mound, Texas, at a later date.
Those who so desire may make memorial contributions in his memory to the Hill Country Memorial Hospice, Hill Country Memorial Hospital or the
Arrangements and direction are by the Schaetter Funeral Home of Fredericksburg.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent at www.schaetter.com.