Alfred J. “Fred” Priesnitz, 95, of Como Park, died at his home on July 16. He was the former president of Air Flite Supplies and an aviation enthusiast. An avid outdoorsman, gardener, dog lover and photographer, he was also active in the Boy Scouts, as well as the Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marguerite “Maggie”; son, Michael; and son-in-law, Lawrence Jorissen. He is survived by his daughter, Jeannie Jorissen; son, James (Sandra); eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 22 at Holy Childhood Catholic Church, with interment at Roselawn Cemetery.