OSWEGO, NY – Philip R. “Jocko” Reitz, 78, a resident of Oswego, passed away Friday October 17, 2014, at Oswego Hospital.
Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Philip and Laura (Corradino) Reitz.
He was the owner and operator of the Ritz Diner.
Surviving are his son, Philip R. Reitz Jr.; his mother, Cynthia J. Rollin; many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his sisters, Rose Spinelli, Betty Torres, Mary Ann Haynes and Dorothy Scaccia.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph’s Church.
Burial will be at St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held 3-7 p.m. Wednesday and 3-7 p.m. Thursday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.
Donations can be made to the Oswego County United Way.
Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com