Fr. Daniel C. Vitz, priest of the Institute of the Incarnate Word, died on Good Friday, April 19, aged 41, of brain cancer. Born in New York City; a graduate of Regis HS and New York University; a Naval Intelligence officer with a tour in Iraq before entering the priesthood. He served as an IVE priest in Surinam, Philadelphia, Toronto, and Tunis. Survived by his parents, Paul and Evelyn (“Timmie”) Vitz; sisters, Rebecca Cherico, Jessica McGibbon and Anna Price; brothers Peter and Michael; 22 nieces and nephews.
Viewing with masses and rosaries 9 am-3 pm, on Monday, April 22 at St. John Baptist de la Salle Church, 5706 Sargent Road, Chillum, MD 20782; with funeral mass at 3 o’clock. Burial at Gate of Heaven Cemetery will be on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to www.iveamerica.org. Arrangements by Cole Funeral Services.
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Institute of the Incarnate Word
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