In Memory of Fritz Risner





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Fritz Risner

Fritz Risner, 84, of Lawton, IN passed away on Monday, December 21, 2020 at his home. He was born on December 5, 1936 in North Judson, IN to the late Huston and Lewie [Marshall] Risner. Fritz married Patricia Nies on July 21, 1973 in Winamac, IN. He was a retired truck driver. Fritz was an outdoorsman and especially loved fishing, gardening, and mowing. He also enjoyed tinkering on anything and everything. Fritz was a loving and devoted husband, daddy, and grandpa. He had an infectious laugh and enjoyed getting the last word in. Fritz will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by: Patricia [Nies] Risner, Lawton, IN Wife Tammy (Timothy) Tilton, Leesburg, IN Daughter Sherry Risner, North Carolina Daughter Debora (Brian) Johnson, Lafayette, IN Daughter Opal Jean Rogers, Rochester, IN Daughter Adam Risner, Lawton, IN Son 13 Grandchildren 11 Great Grandchildren Alfurd Risner, Michigan City, IN Brother Glenda Deshon, Kansas City, KS Sister Evelyn Raby, Missouri Sister Geneva Bilek, Michigan City, IN Sister Many Nieces and Nephews Preceded in death by: Huston and Lewie [Marshall] Risner, Parent 3 Great Grandchildren Ilean Collins, Sister Genus Tague, Sister Ettazene Peck, Sister Harold Huston Risner, Brother Nelson Grey Risner, Brother Visitation will be from 4-8 PM EST December 29, 2020 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN. Guests can schedule a time to come to visitation at www.frainmortuary.com or by calling 574-946-3222. Private Funeral Services will be held at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN. Private Burial will take place at Paul’s Chapel Cemetery in Winamac, IN. Memorial Contributions may be made to Kindred Hospice. Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.