Richard H. Fritz, Jr., 62, of Saugus, passed away peacefully on Sunday February 11th at Massachusetts General Hospital. Devoted son of the late Ethel and Richard Fritz, both of Saugus; loving husband of 40 years to Patricia Fritz; beloved father of Amy Fritz of Westford and Ashley Fritz of Boston; dear brother of Lorraine Bewersdorf and her husband Hans, and Linda Barressi and her late husband Ronnie, all of Saugus, and the late Darrell Fritz of Marblehead; cherished uncle to numerous nieces and nephews.
Rick was known for his work ethic and his analytical mind, both of which served him well over the course of his more than 40-year career as an electrical engineer. In his spare time, Rick enjoyed working in his garage, driving his Corvette, watching the Patriots, and spending time with his family.
Visiting hours will be on Thursday, February 15th from 9:00 AM until 10:00 AM, with a funeral service to follow at 10:00 AM. Both the visiting hours and the service will be held at Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home,549 Lincoln Ave., Saugus, MA, 01906. Following the service, Rick will be laid to rest at the Riverside Cemetery in Saugus. Memorial donations may be made in Rick’s name to the National Stroke
Association, 9707 E Easter Lane Suite B, Centennial, CO, 80112 or www.stroke.org.
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