Roger Pritts, 80

Roger Pritts, 80, of North Sewickley Township passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020 at Heritage Valley Beaver.

Born November 4, 1940 in Garrett, PA, he was the son of the late Charles and Irma Brown Pritts. He was married to Janet Shirey Pritts. She passed on October 20, 2008.

Roger was a veteran of the United States Army, serving from 1961-1965. He retired after 27 years in 2002 from the Zinc Corporation of America, where he was a sand blaster. He was an avid hunter. Roger especially loved attending his granddaughters softball games.

Survivors include son, Glenn (Joette) Pritts of North Sewickley; sister, Beverly Tucker of Garrett; brother, Robert (Carol) Pritts of Maryland; three granddaughters, Ashley (Jared) Kaiser, Emily (Ben) Douglass, and Natalie Pritts; three great grandchildren; Gavin and Blaire Douglass and Drake Kaiser.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his brother James B. Pritts.

A private service will be held for the family with interment in Sylvania HIlls Memorial Park.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Park United Presbyterian Church in Zelienople or Edgewood Baptist Church in Beaver Falls.

The family would like to thank the ICU staff and nurses at Heritage Valley.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Marshall Funeral Home – Ellwood City.

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4 thoughts on “Roger Pritts, 80

  1. I am so deeply saddened and the passing of Roger. His easy going positive attitude were always evident. Also evident was his love for his family and friends. He will be most deeply missed. Sending condolences to family and friends.

  2. Emily.and family I’m very saddened on the loss of Roger he will be missed dearly ,my deepest sympathy goes out to the entire family may God give you strength to get thru these troubling times

  3. My uncle was a wonderful and caring man who loved his family! I will miss him and all the great stories that he told! May he Rest In Peace! Until we meet again, love you Uncle Roger!

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