Light Snow
32°FLight SnowFull Forecast

Leatice M. Fritz

Published: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

ROCK FALLS – Leatice M. Fritz, 88, died Monday, June 23, 2014, at Sterling Pavilion Nursing Home.

She was born May 25, 1926, in Rock Falls, the daughter of Sam and Mary (Cedro) Licocci. She married Stanley B. Fritz on June 3, 1950, in Sterling. He died March 15, 2006. Leatice was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Rock Falls.

Survivors include two daughters, Aleese (Steve) Miller of Rockford and Colette (Joe) Schmitt of Rock Falls; her son, Stephen C. Fritz of Rockford; her two brothers, Tony (Betty) Licocci of Rock Falls and Sam (Margarite) Licocci of Mundelein; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be from 9 to 10:45 a.m. today and the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. today at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Rock Falls. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Sterling.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to St. Andrew Catholic Church.

More News

National video

Reader Poll

Do you support protesters who have marched against the 2014 Chicago police killing of a black teenager who was shot 16 times by a white officer?
Yes, I support the protesters
No, I don't
Not sure
No opinion