Johnson Walton Funeral Home

Dwayne A. Fitz

Dwayne A. Fitz

Dwayne A. Fitz, 64, of Upper Black Eddy, Tinicum Township, PA, passed away on Monday, November 21, 2022 at his home.

Born June 11, 1958 in Falmouth, MA, Dwayne was a lifelong resident of Tinicum Township, PA. He graduated from Palisades High School in 1976. Dwayne received his electrical degree from Penn College of Technology in Williamsport, PA. He worked as a project manager for PKF Mark III Inc. for seven years. Prior to that, Dwayne worked for Avery Dennison Co. as an operations manager in Quakertown, PA, where he worked for over 20 years. He was a very hardworking, family man and took much pride in building his own home. Family meant everything to him. Dwayne was an avid fan of all of the Philadelphia sports teams, including his beloved Phillies. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially hunting. Dwayne was a member of the Bridgeton Athletic Association.

Dwayne is survived by his beloved wife of 44 years, Chrisse L. (Minder) Fitz, his mother Marilyn, (Manship) Fitz, his three sons Douglas Fitz and his wife Laurie, Ryan Fitz and his wife Jennifer, and Andrew Fitz and his wife Crystal, his two sisters Belinda Janiszewski and Trina Quinby, his brother Wayde Fitz, his five grandchildren Cailin, Josephine, Abigail, Sydney, and Ryleigh. He was predeceased by his father Leonard Fitz.

The family will receive relatives and friends for a visitation on Saturday, November 26, 2022 from 10 AM-12 PM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Holland Township, NJ, followed by a Celebration of Dwayne’s Life at 12 PM with Pastor Linda Bullock officiating. Interment will follow at the Upper Tinicum Cemetery in Tinicum Township, PA.

Memorial contributions may be made to Magee Rehabilitation Hospital at (not a clickable link)


From: Diane Kallenbach
Our sincere condolences to the entire family. Cherish the wonderful memories he made and the strength he had. God bless.

From: Frances K Petiet
We are so sorry for all of you when I read this, hugs and prayer to each of you, we both liked Dwayne very much he was always a kind caring guy, love Richard and Fran Petiet

From: Melody Hamlin
Dear Chrisse and family, Thinking of you and hoping that strength of family and friends will carry you through the very sad moments. You are on my mind and in my heart.

From: Dave & Tracey Bryan
We are so sorry to learn of Dwayne's passing, Our deepest Sympathy.

From: Patty Lyons Fortebuono
Dear Fitz Family , I am sending hugs and lots prayers! God is with you all !!

From: Rachel Evgey
Dear Doug and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I hope your happy memories will help you through this difficult time. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers

From: Alan and Jane Degen
Sending our heartfelt sympathy to Chrissy and the family. A wonderful and gentle man has gone home to be with Jesus.

From: Dave and Sandi Degan
Our deepest sympathy go to you and your family. May you find comfort in the memories that you’ve made through the years.

From: Dave and Sandi Degan
Our deepest sympathy go to you and your family. May you find comfort in the memories that you’ve made through the years.

From: Roger Smith
We are very sorry we could not attend the services. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire Fitz family Rog& Carol

From: Sharon Kucharski
Sending sympathies to you. I worked with Dwayne at Avery Dennison and yes, he was very hard working and took pride in his day to day job, but still liked to have fun. Thoughts are with you all.

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