David John Fritzinger

Born: Tue., Oct. 9, 1951
Died: Thu., Aug. 13, 2020


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Aug. 20, 2020
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Fri., Aug. 21, 2020
Location: St. Clair-Wade United Methodist Church

Religious Service

11:00 AM Fri., Aug. 21, 2020
Location: St. Clair-Wade United Methodist Church

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David John Fritzinger
David John Fritzinger, age 68, of Pottsville, PA passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 13th, 2020 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, East in Pottsville.
Born in Coaldale, PA on October 9, 1951, he was the son of the late Andrew H. and Lenore Mae (Dennis) Fritzinger.
Dave served in the U.S. Navy from March of 1969 till March of 1973. He was employed as an EMT working for many Ambulance companies throughout his career which included Pottsville, Leesport, Orwigsburg, Frackville, Schuylkill Medical Transport, Shenandoah, Tremont and last retired from the Lehighton Ambulance.
Dave was a member of St. Clair-Wade United Methodist Church Saint Clair, the former Greenwood Hill Fire Company in Pottsville, the American Hose Fire Company in Pottsville, where he was Vice President of the Board, the EMS Council in Allentown, where he was on the board. Dave loved golfing. He was an avid book reader and loved history.
Dave is survived by his wife of 43 years, Deborah E. (Heffner) Fritzinger, Pottsville; a nephew Barry K. Heffner and his wife Cherryrose, Portsmouth, VA; a great nephew Matthew K. Heffner, Portsmouth, VA; two sisters: Andrea Zubey and her husband Leonard, Middletown and Cameo Semasek and her husband Mark, Tamaqua; a brother-in-law George R. Heffner and his wife Linda, Cressona; a sister-in-law Kay Ann Korn, Pottsville; and aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
A Religious Service will be held at the St. Clair-Wade United Methodist Church in Saint Clair at 11AM on Friday, August 21st, with Pastor Jack Murray officiating.
Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing on Thursday evening from 6-8PM and Friday morning from 9-11AM at the church.
Interment with Military Honors will be held at the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to either the St. Clair-Wade United Methodist Church 23 North Front Street Saint Clair, PA 17970 or Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758516 Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 or www.support.woundedwarriorproject.org.The Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home in Port Carbon is in charge of arrangements. Please send condolences to www.robertaevansjrfh.com

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Bob and Darlene Jenkins
   Posted Mon August 17, 2020
Deb my heart goes out to you. Dave will be greatly missed. There are not enough words to express my sadness . I know GOD will watch over you and has already taken Dave into his arms.

Deborah and Ken Fritzinger.
   Posted Wed August 19, 2020
Debbie, Ken and i are so truly sad for your loss. He was a good Husband and person. May the Lord be with you in your time of healing. God Bless. may he rest in peace.

Gary and Dora Stokes
   Posted Fri August 21, 2020
Dora and I are very sorry for your loss.
May god comfort you during this difficult time.
God bless you and your family.


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