Gladys Ilene Fritz (May 8, 1912 – January 2, 2010)


Gladys Ilene Fritz 97 of Zanesville (formerly of Brownsville) passed away on Saturday January 2, 2010 at the Muskingum County Home.

She was born in Brownsville May 8, 1912 to the late Jesse E. and Mintie C. Riffle Orr. She was a loving Mother, Grandmother and friend. She was a retired manager of a General Nutrition Center in Cronwell Heights, Pennsylvania.

She is survived by her two Granddaughters: Jennifer (Lester II) Prouty of Adamsville and Michelle Johnson of Seymour, Indiana; two step-granddaughters Kimberly (Andrew) Swinehart of Zanesville and Nicole (Scott) Foulk of Centerville; 13 great grandchildren, and four great great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Roy Fritz , a son Richard E. Swinehart and Daughter-in-law Sue Bryson.

Visitation will be on Tuesday January 5, 2010 from 11 AM to 1 PM at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME followed by funeral services at 1:00 PM with Pastor Edward Ewing officiating. Burial will follow in Poplar Forks Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations are made to the American Diabetes Association Columbus Office 471 East Broad Street Suite 1630 Columbus, Ohio 43215

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