The Frederick News-Post on Oct. 17, 2017
Leroy Reinitz 1932 - 2017
Mr. Leory L. Reinitz, 85, of Frederick, MD passed away
Friday, October 13, 2017 at the Frederick Memorial
Hospital. He was the beloved husband of the late Janelle
Born August 9, 1932 in Balaton, MN he was the son of
the late Albert Herman and Viola Margaret (Thompson)
Leroy proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy for 22 years. After his navy career, he
followed up as a Pressman at the Washington Post. In addition, Leroy was a seasonal
employee of his beloved Washington Redskins for over a decade. He was a member of
good Shepherd Lutheran Church, NCVA and the American Legion. Leroy enjoyed bowling,
photography, darts and listening to jazz. Leroy was a loving husband, father and grandfather
and loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his two daughters LuAnn Murphy and husband George of Washington,
D.C. and JoAnn Schaening of Frederick; grandchildren George Murphy, IV and wife
Elizabeth, Bridget Murphy, Cailin Murphy, Jacob Schaening and Seamus Murphy; sister
Betty Mae Hansen and a niece Nancy Hilton. He will also be remembered by his son-in-law
He was preceded in death by his brother Charles Reinitz.
The family will receive friends at the Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike,
Frederick on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 2-4PM and 6-8PM. A funeral service will be
held Saturday, October 21, at 10AM at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1415 W. 7th
St., Frederick. Pastor Ed Heim will officiate.
Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at www.staufferfuneralhome.com