Fourth Grade Student
- October 3, 1917 in Dewitt Township, Clinton County
- May 18, 1927 at Bath
- Francis M. Fritz (2/20/1889-1/7/1941)
Fern Mary (Warden Fritz) Green (1/27/1890-2/9/1978)
- Richard A. Fritz (bombing victim),
Charles Max Fritz (4/19/1921-12/28/1988),
Norma Jean (Fritz) Osborne (5/17/1925-5/7/1980)
- Andrew Fritz (paternal uncle)
Mellissa A. (Fritz) Drexler (paternal aunt; 5/30/1901-10/12/1983)
Helen (Warden) Bowyer (maternal aunt; 11/1/1895-10/__/1987)
Ethel P. (Warden) Jones (maternal aunt; 1888-5/__/1982)
James Warden (maternal uncle)
Rosalie E. (Drexler) Wager (paternal 1st cousin; 4/21/1924-4/27/1993)
- Saturday May 21, 1927, 10:00 a.m.
Jarvis-Estes Funeral Home
Rev. Charles W. Bragg officiating
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Pastor of the Main Street Methodist Protestant Church, Lansing
- Consecreation of Marker service:
- Wednesday May 21, 2008, 10:00 a.m.
Rev. Mark Johnson officiating
Pastor of the Bath United Methodist Church
- Place of Burial:
- Mount Hope Cemetery, City of Lansing,
Section Z, Lot 325, Sub 3
- Information of Note:
The burial site is along the North-South line from just right of the tree
seen left and above the center of the photo. The site is between a large
"Shipman" marker on the west and "Green" marker on the east.
Marjorie's grave is immediately south of her mother's and separate by
one grave from her aunt Ethel Jones' marked grave.
In late April 2008 a marker was placed at her gravesite through the
generosity of Kelly
& Tom Stottman of California.
During our research we learned that the "Ethel P. Jones" that was interred
two sub-plots over (#5) from Marjorie's sub-plot (#3) is actually her
mother's sister; the cemetery staff had been operating under the assumption
that the plot had been sold to someone outside of the family.
Marjorie died on brother Richard's eighth
birthday; the following year he would be dead eight days shy of his
nineth birthday & the first anniversary of the bombing. He died of
Looking south from the cemetery's west border drive, along
Section A. This is a view of the southern end of Section Z, location
of Marjorie Fritz's burial plot.
Marjorie's burial location (looking east from the
cemetery's west border drive). It is just to the left of the tree.
Marjorie's burial plot; it is immediately behind the
Shipman marker and to the right of the "Green" marker (seen in the
Marjorie's new marker (photographed the afternoon that it was placed)
The marker was purchased through the generosity of
Kelly & Tom Stottman.
Memorial Brick for Marjorie Fritz
(using the phonetic spelling of Marjorie's name found in the Ellsworth book)
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