Obituary for Alfred Raymond ''Fred'' Ortiz, Jr

    • Name: Alfred Raymond ''Fred'' Ortiz, Jr
    • Home Town: Carolina Shores, NC
    • Date of Death: 09/26/2017
    • Birth Place: Jersey City, NJ
    • Birth Date: 06/28/1933
    • Service Date: 09/28/2017 at 12:30 PM
    • Visit Date: 09/27/2017
    • Visit Times: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Service Place: St. Brendan the Navigator Roman Catholic Church, Shallotte, NC

    Alfred Raymond “Fred” Ortiz, Jr, 84 of Carolina Shores, NC died Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

    Born in Jersey City, NJ on June 28, 1933 he was a son of the late Alfred R. Ortiz, Sr and Marie Anderson Ortiz. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Robert Ortiz and a daughter-in-law, Patricia Ortiz.

    He was a USMC Veteran, having served in the Korea Conflict. He was a member of the USMC League, Past Commander of American Lodge #503. Floral Park, NJ, a member of the Calabash Elks Lodge and a member of the Knights of Columbus.

    Surviving are his wife, Alice Mohan Ortiz of the home; sons, James Ortiz (Shelloa), Joseph Ortiz and domestic partner, Karas, Alfred Ortiz, III and life partner, Andrew, Timothy Ortiz, Charles Smith  and fiancée Patti, all of Long Island, NY; daughters, Susan Ferguson (Jim), and Karen Murray (John) all of Long Island, NY; brother, Dominic Ortiz of West Hampstead, NY; a sister, Edna Roode of Calabash, NC; and thirteen grandchildren.

    A mass will be celebrated Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 12:30pm in St. Brendan The Navigator Catholic Church.

    The family will receive friends from 6:00pm until 8:00pm on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte, NC.

    Online condolences may be directed to the family at 

    Brunswick Funeral Service. Shallotte, NC.


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