Charles Kenneth “Kenny” Reitzel, 62, of Millsboro, Del., formerly of Laurel, Md., passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2008, at his home. He retired as a maintenance mechanic for the Federal Communications Commission after 20 years of service. He loved fishing, boating and woodworking.
Reitzel is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Margaret “Peggy” Reitzel; two sons, John Reitzel and his wife, Carrie, and Brian Reitzel; a sister, Brenda Hall; brothers and sisters-in-law, Mickey and Kathy Abbate, and John and Gail Myszka; three grandchildren, John Jr., Quinlan and Molly Reitzel; five nephews, Alex and Joseph Abbate, David and William Myszka, and Michael Hall; and a niece, Amber Hall.
A Memorial Mass was scheduled for Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, with interment private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in his name to the National Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes, Mount St. Mary’s University, 16300 Old Emmitsburg Rd., Emmitsburg, MD 21727.