Michael Carl Fritts

June 23, 1949 ~ February 11, 2020 (age 70)

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Michael Carl Fritts, 70, of St. Paris, passed away February 11, 2020. He was born June 23, 1949 in Springfield, son of the late Parker and Marie (Campbell) Fritts. Michael was a Vietnam Veteran, serving in the U.S. Army. He retired from Navistar following 35 years of employment. He was a charter member of VFW Post 8673 and a member of UAW Local 402. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Survivors include his loving wife of 52 years, Ida (Munger) Fritts; children, Angela Sue Smith of Loganville, Georgia, Christopher M. Fritts of Dublin, OH, Kevin D. (Angela) Fritts of St. Paris, OH, Judith Ann Haggy of Springfield, OH; grandchildren, Jessica, Dylan, Jacob, Riley, Alanah, Brody, Parker Fritts, Tristan and Hunter Haggy; mother-in-law, Kenneth Munger of Springfield; sister-in-law, Teresa (Dean) Cantrell; and several nieces and nephews. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 3-5 pm Sunday in the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME with military honors at 5 pm. Following that, there will be a reception held at VFW Post 1031, 1237 E. Main St. Springfield. Condolences may be shared at

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February 16, 2020

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Jones Kenney Zechman Funeral Home
1002 East High St
Springfield, OH 45505

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