John T. Holtz Jr., 63, of Norwalk, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2007, in Briarfield of Milan, after an extended illness.
He was born April 28, 1944, in Mt. Savage, Md., and moved with his family to Pittsburgh, Pa., then to Norwalk, in the mid-1950s. He enjoyed spending time with friends and his family.
He is survived by brothers, Max Holtz, Dan (Kathy) Holtz and Mark Holtz, all of Norwalk; sisters, Marlene (Doug) Duffield of Monroeville, Nena (Fred) Smith of Norwalk and Deborah (Thomas) Ranney of Altaloma, Calif.; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John T. and Jean A. (Brennan) Holtz.
Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, Md., where a funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Monday with Father Ty Hullinger as celebrant. Burial will follow in Saint Patrick's Cemetery, Mount Savage. Local arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, 314. E. Main Street, Norwalk.