Albert “AL” Carl Fielitz, 82, of Rockford (formerly of Bensenville), IL quietly passed away at home on Friday, March 20, 2020 with his wife, Donna at his side. He was born Jan 14, 1938 in Watersmeet, Michigan the son of Albert and Beatrice (Altroggee) Fielitz. He married the love of his life, Donna Lynn Rose (Patterson) on August 26, 1986. He answered the call of duty, serving his country in the United States Army as a PVT E-2 and he followed that by working as a machinist at Overland Boiling for 25 years until his retirement.
He is survived by: his wife Donna Fielitz, his daughter-in-law Dawn Rose, his daughter Edwina (Krissy), his brothers; James and Roger (Sue) Fielitz, six grandchildren, four great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by: his parents, his sister Dolores, his stepson Jerry (Dawn) Fielitz, and his sister-in-law Cookie.
There will be a private viewing for the family followed by interment at Mount Emblem Cemetery in Elmhurst, IL. Services arranged by Geils Funeral Home, 180 S York Rd, Bensenville, IL 60106. (630) 766-3232 firstname.lastname@example.org www.geilsfuneralhome.com