On Tuesday February 23, 2021, at 10:30 pm the world lost Ben Fritzel, a 63 year old remarkable man that held a strong passion for life. Ben was a son to Gene and Charlene Fritzel. He was a brother to Tim, Andy, and Thomas. He is survived by his wife Kelle Fritzel and his sons Jacob, Josh, and Curtis.
Ben was a family man. Friends became brothers and sisters and he was a father and grandfather to many children. He was a learned man that studied the bible, karate, beer brewing, carpentry, and homesteading.
A private funeral service will be held on Monday, March 15th, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Christ Community Church on 1100 Kasold Dr, Lawrence, KS 66049. Donations may be made to the Olathe Hospice House or the Heartland Community Health Center and Health Care Access.
Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Mar. 2, 2021.