Bertdean Fritz

East Tawas, Michigan
February 24, 1927 - August 31, 2019


Wednesday, September 4, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Service Location

East Tawas Assembly of God Church ~ East Tawas, Michigan


Thursday, September 5, 2019
11:00 AM (instate @ 10:00 AM )

Obituary Notice

Bertdean Fritz, age 92, of East Tawas, Michigan passed away peacefully, Saturday evening, August 31, 2019 at Lakeview Manor Nursing Home in Tawas City, Michigan.
Bertdean was born February 24, 1927 in Huron County to the late Emerson and Matilda (nee Hopkins) Fritz. He spent over 24 years as a machine operator for Federal Model. Bertdean married the former Christine Williamson and spent many years celebrating their marriage before her death August 31, 2010. He then married Vivian Joan Emery sharing several years of marriage prior to her death January 17, 2015. Bertdean enjoyed fishing and spending time outdoors.
Bertdean is survived by his son, Gary Scott (Kathy) Fritz of Sterling Heights, Michigan; granddaughters, Serena and Courtney; one sister, Lena Soper. Bertdean was preceded in death by a sister Betty Moore.
Visitation for Bertdean will take place 6-8 P. M. on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Buresh Funeral Home, 416 Whittemore Street, Tawas City, Michigan. Funeral ceremony will take place 11:00 A. M. (in state 10:00 A.M.) on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at East Tawas Assembly of God, 311 East Lincoln Street, East Tawas, Michigan 48730. Pastor Alton Smith and Pastor Mason Schriber will officiate with interment to follow in Pioneer Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered at


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