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Henry Paul Pitz

July 6, 1941 ~ December 18, 2020 (age 79)


Henry Paul Pitz, 79, of St. Anne’s Retirement Community, passed away on Friday, December 18, 2020. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Francis J. Pitz Sr. and Ida Mae (Leed) Pitz. Henry was the husband of the late Rita (Stief) Pitz who passed away July 12, 2020.

                Henry attended Sacred Heart and St. Mary’s Catholic Elementary Schools, and Lancaster Catholic High School. He retired from Armstrong World Industries as an electrician. Henry proudly served in the United States Army.

                Henry is survived by two children, Patricia A. Foltz, wife of Robert of Mount Joy, and Gary A. Pitz, husband of Jenni of Sugar Hill, GA; 5 grandchildren, Andrew, Megan, Matthew, Brianna, and Taylour; three sisters, Laurie A. Duvall of Lancaster, Victoria G. Dengler, wife of Joseph of Lancaster, and Karen I. Marker of Lancaster; and a brother, James N. Pitz, husband of Julie of Concord, NH.

                He was preceded in death by two brothers, Francis J. Pitz Jr. and Joseph L. Pitz.

                A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 558 West Walnut Street, Lancaster, PA 17603 on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at 11 AM. Interment will be private at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Anne’s Retirement Community, 3952 Columbia Ave, Columbia, PA 17512. 

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Mass of Christian Burial
December 29, 2020

11:00 AM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church (West Walnut Street, Lancaster, PA)

December 29, 2020

1:30 PM
Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery

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