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Official Obituary of

Charles "Allen" Reitzel

October 15, 1945 ~ March 5, 2024 (age 78) 78 Years Old

Charles "Allen" Reitzel Obituary

            Charles “Allen” Reitzel, age 78, of Taylorsville, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at Valley Nursing Center.

            Allen was born October 15, 1945 in Catawba County, the son of the late Charles Franklin Reitzel and Mary Eckard Reitzel.

            Allen worked in the furniture industry for many years, and later worked in logging. He was of the Lutheran faith and enjoyed camping and traveling to Florida and Pigeon Forge, TN. He loved sitting on his porch with his grandchildren and watching traffic.

            Including his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Icenhour Reitzel and a brother, Jerry “Romeo” Reitzel and sister, Shirley Eckard.

            Those left to cherish and honor his memories include: his daughters, Sharrie Reitzel Summerlin (Mike), Sonya Reitzel Martin (Chad), Tonya Reitzel Wagoner (Terry) all of Alexander County; his grandchildren, Erica Wagoner Peterson (Dillon), Tyler Summerlin, Randy Martin, Jordan Wagoner (Ashlyn); his great-grandchildren, Lily Peterson, Lukas Peterson, Levi Peterson, Hayden Summerlin; his sister-in-law, Marcella Icenhour; his brother-in-law, Johnny Smith.

            The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Thursday, March 7, 2024 at Friendship Lutheran Church. Pastor Josh Tucker will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

            The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until 2:45 p.m. prior to the service.

            Memorials may be made to Friendship Lutheran Church.

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March 7, 2024

2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Friendship Lutheran Church
5300 Church Road
Taylorsville, North Carolina 28681

Funeral Service
March 7, 2024

3:00 PM
Friendship Lutheran Church
5300 Church Road
Taylorsville, North Carolina 28681


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