The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

October 7, 2012

Teresa A. (Ryniak) Fritz

The Tribune-Democrat

JENNER CROSSROADS — FRITZ –  Teresa A. (Ryniak), 60, Jenner Crossroads, died Oct. 6, 2012, at Somerset Hospital. Born Nov. 15, 1951, in Somerset, daughter of John and Nancy (Marine) Ryniak. Preceded in death by parents; mother-in-law, Rose Marie Fritz; and brother, John. Survived by husband of 36 years, Jay M.; son, Jason J., married to Gena A. Faust, Boswell; and special beloved granddaughter, Ava. Sister of Rose, married to James Charnesky, Grazier; Walter, married to Joy Vought, Boswell; and Nancy, married to Jay Pyle, Friedens. Also mother and father-in-law, William and Mary Fritz, Jenner Crossroads, and sisters and brothers-in-law, Marjorie, widow of Larry Hauger; Virginia, and husband, Barry Friedline,  and Laura, and husband, Robert Hauger. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends. A 1969 graduate of former Jenner-Boswell High School. Very faithful member of All Saints Catholic Parish and had a great devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary and the rosary. Employed for seven years by former Dorfman and Hoffman Garment Factory. Retired after 17 years as a cafeteria cook for North Star schools. Enjoyed oldies concerts, jeeping and the Steelers. Viewing from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hoffman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 409 Main St., Boswell, where vigil for the deceased will be held 4 p.m. Monday and the rosary recited at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at All Saints Church, Boswell, the Rev. Father Charles Bodziak, celebrant. Committal, St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Boswell. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society, 1004 North Junaita St., Hollidaysburg, Pa. 16648, would be appreciated. To express condolences, make a donation or light a candle visit


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