Robert Milton Reitz Sr.
November 11, 1935 – April 20, 2019
Robert Milton "Skip" Reitz, Sr., Passed away Saturday April 20, 2019 in his Exeter residence surrounded by his loving family. He was proceeded by his wife Bonnie R (Hoffman) Reitz who passed away on April 17, 1986. He was born in Reading on November 11, 1935 a son of the late Milton F and Julia V (Kochan) Reitz.
Skip was an Army veteran and was a member of St Mark's Lutheran Church in Birdsboro and attended Christ United Methodist Church. He was the owner/operator of R.M. Reitz &Sons HVAC for 50 years retiring in 2006. Skip enjoyed dirt modified racing, traveling, and being outdoors. He was very active in his church and spending quality time with his family.
Skip is survived by his children: Robert M Jr and his wife Barbara Reitz of Fleetwood, Jean L "Suzy" and her husband Mike Judson of Wakefield, VA., Rodney P and his wife Paula Reitz of Sinking Spring, Ryan F and his wife Raquel Reitz of Birdsboro, 9 grandchildren, and 16 great grandchildren.
Services will be Friday April 26, 2019 at 11am in Auman's Inc Funeral Home, 390 W Neversink Rd., Reiffton. Burial to follow in Berks County Memorial Gardens. A viewing will be Thursday 6-8pm and Friday 10-11am in the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.aumansinc.com
- Robert M. Reitz, Jr., Son
- Jean L. "Suzy" Judson, Daughter
- Rodney P. Reitz, Son
- Ryan F. Reitz, Son
- Barbara Reitz, Daughter-in-law
- Mike Judson, Son-in-law
- Paula Reitz, Daughter-in-law
- Raquel Reitz, Daughter-in-law
Skip is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his wife Bonnie R. (Hoffman) Reitz on April 17, 1986
- Michael Reitz
- Brett Reitz
- Brandon Reitz
- Christopher Reitz
- Robert Reitz, III
- Al Nolan
- Russell Hoffman
- Viewing Thursday, April 25, 2019
- Viewing Friday, April 26, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, April 26, 2019
Robert Milton Reitz Sr.
April 23, 2019
So sorry to hear about your loss. I know it's been a long time but I still remember riding bikes and playing basketball at the Exeter Bible Church in the neighborhood when we were kids growing up. My wife Leslie and I offer our condolences in this difficult time. Sincerely, Kevin Gresh
April 21, 2019
Jack and I would like to share our condolences. Skip was a great man who will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers to the Reitz Family.