Julie  Fritz

Obituary of Julie Fritz

Julie Ann Fritz, 79, of Beardstown passed away Friday, September 21, 2018 at her home.

She was born July 6, 1939 in Iowa City, IA, the daughter of Richard and Emma Olinger Striegel. She married Ted Fritz on July 12, 1958 in Washington, IA and he survives.

She is also survived by her children, Cindy (John) Harris of Beardstown, Tim (Kathy) Fritz of Austin, MN, Tony (Laura) Fritz of Winchester, KY and Chris (Joey) Fritz of Beardstown; thirteen grandchildren, Julie (Braden) Shain, Jennifer (Todd) Mangruem, Dana Fritz, Ted Fritz, T.J. Fritz, Jill Harris, Meredith Fritz, Dalton Moore, Caleb Mangruem, Jayden Mangruem, Jrue Mangruem, Camden Fritz and Cooper Fritz; one great-grandson, Teddy Mangruem; two brothers, Richard Striegel and John Striegel; special niece, Kristie Pepper; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Pat White and Shirley Striegel.

Mrs. Fritz was a member of St. Alexius Catholic Church, St. Alexius Altar Society and the Emblem Club in Beardstown.  Julie’s passion and love was for her family, especially her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed attending sporting and musical events that her family participated in and travelling with Ted throughout the country.

A memorial service will be held 10:30 AM Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at St. Alexius Catholic Church in Beardstown with private burial at St. Alexius Cemetery. Family will meet friends from 5 to 8 PM Monday at Sager Funeral Home in Beardstown. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Cass-Schuyler Area Hospice. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.sagerfuneralhome.com.