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Obituary: Fritz, James Karl

Age 77

FRITZ, James Karl (Age 77) Jim passed away in his sleep on April 14th after a heroic battle with many ailments.

He was born in Spokane on December 21, 1937 to Karl and Lena Fritz.

He grew up in Pilot Rock, OR.

After graduating from high school he joined the Army and studied to be a dental technician.

After the Army Jim married his sweetheart Chillilla Rose Bruno.

Jim was employed for over 35 years at Crown Dental Lab until his retirement.

In later years he went to work at Downriver Golf Course where he enjoyed just being outdoors and making new friends.

Jim was a true outdoorsman, avid fisherman and an excellent hunter.

He enjoyed camping with his family at Squaw Valley for over 30 years.

Jim is survived by his wife Rose, sons Jim (Karen) and Mike, grandson Michael (Mindy) and two great-grandsons.

A Memorial Service will be held Friday, April 24th at 2:00 pm at Heritage Chapel.

The family expresses their heartfelt gratitude to North Central Care Center.

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