Richard Eugene Blitz, 63, of Belle, MO; born July 18, 1949 in Key West, FL; passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
Richard was preceded in death by his parents William T. and Betty Jean, nee Henderson, Blitz.
He is survived by his wife Betty Jean, nee Tennyson, Blitz. His children – Bradley Blitz of Kansas City, MO; Traci Flowers of Raytown, MO; Crystal Blitz of Belle, MO. 6 grandchildren. 1 brother – Mike Blitz. 4 sisters – Tonie Ahser; Kim Kempher; Vicki Steele; Sharon Allard.
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Funeral: Memorial services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 2:00pm with Rev. Rebecca Williams officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held at the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.