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Frederick "Fritz" George Missel, Jr.

Frederick "Fritz" George Missel, Jr.
  • May 15, 1954 - June 25, 2017
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • College of Charleston Cougar Club
    307 Meeting Street
    Charleston, SC 29401

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“It's often been said that people buy from those they like and we loved Fritz. He was our sales rep for SEFL and from day one we recognized and...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: Michelle Witherspoon - Charleston, SC

“On behalf of the Charleston Women of International Trade (CWIT), we would like to offer our sincere condolences to the entire family.Our thoughts and...Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: CWIT - CHS, SC

“Well what do you say except it's so sad to lose a love one. Unfortunately I only saw Friz at C of C basketball games as we passed in the arena....Read More »
3 of 38 | Posted by: Frank Beylotte - Folly beach, SC

“Kerry,We are so sorry to hear about Fritz. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Please call if we can be of any help.Love,Jan, Suzy, Rhett and Cheryl ”
4 of 38 | Posted by: Janice Conklin - Charleston, SC

“My thoughts and prayers go out to Kerry and the rest of the Missel family. Fritz was a wonderful person and a great representative of our industry. ...Read More »
5 of 38 | Posted by: Jimmie Gianoukos - Coworker

“Sorry to hear this unfortunate news. Fritz was my manager at Roadway back in early 90's . He will be missed ”
6 of 38 | Posted by: Steve Blevins - johnson city, TN

“I am so sorry to hear of Fritz passing, he was my sales rep with SEFL and was always on top of things. He cared about his customers. He will be...Read More »
7 of 38 | Posted by: Jennifer Carolina Cushions

“Such a great guy. The epitome of a Southern Gentleman. Condolences to the family. ”
8 of 38 | Posted by: Tina King

“Kerry and family, I offer my deepest sympathy for Fritz. Keep your memories close and he will always be in your heart. ”
9 of 38 | Posted by: Joyce Mabry Asbell - Goose Creek, SC

“I will always remember Fritz as one of the most likeable people I've ever met. He was warm, genuine and such a nice guy. My thoughts and prayers go...Read More »
10 of 38 | Posted by: Lisa Spera - North Charleston, SC

“I was introduced to Fritz in college and thought him to be a fine fellow. After our college years we met on the tennis court a few times. Always the...Read More »
11 of 38 | Posted by: evans gleaton - charleston, SC

“Kerry--so very sorry for your loss. Fritz was always kind, always consistent, always helpful. Truly one in a million! He will be greatly missed....Read More »
12 of 38 | Posted by: Alicia Hanna

“Kerry, it is with great sadness that I learned of Fritz's passing. I know you two were a great team, and I know he loved his son Charleston very much...Read More »
13 of 38 | Posted by: JoAnn Dixon - James Island, SC

“Fritz was hands down the most personable, genuine and warm person I have ever had the pleasure to know. We originally met through a working...Read More »
14 of 38 | Posted by: Justin Lank - Cincinnati, OH

“So very sorry to hear about sweet Fritz...what a sweetheart, he was. Debbie, Marcia and Brenda....Kerry and Charleston....All my condolences for this...Read More »
15 of 38 | Posted by: Carroll Santos - Mount Pleasant, SC

“So sorry to hear of the news about Fritz. I mostly remember him in High School what a really fun loving person. My Thoughts and Prayers are with...Read More »
16 of 38 | Posted by: Bobby Eidson - Moncks Corner, SC

“"Fritz the Cat" and were friends in high school. i will always remember thoughts and prayers for the family and friends.paul gagesummerville ”
17 of 38 | Posted by: paul gage - summerville, SC

“Deepest sympathies to Kerry and Charleston and to Brenda, Marcia, Debra, and all the family over the loss of Fritz. Praying that G-d will ease your...Read More »
18 of 38 | Posted by: Carol Rock Herman - Glen Mills, PA

“Such a good guy and way too young. My thoughts and prayers go out to Kerry and the family. ”
19 of 38 | Posted by: David Jaffee - Charleston, SC

“Dear Kerry,We were so stunned and sorry to hear the news of Fritz's passing. I had the pleasure of meeting him quite a few times on related Customs...Read More »
20 of 38 | Posted by: Mike Maillard - Summerville, SC

“Prayers and condolences to Brenda, Marcia and family during this very sad time. ”
21 of 38 | Posted by: Betty Rock Turner - Seminole, FL

“My sincere sympathy for all the family from one of Fritz' old schoolmates, Class of 72. I remember a funny, cute class buddy who was always...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: Lynn Oxley Sharp - Matthews, NC

“Kerry...I am so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed reading all your Facebook posts and it sounded like you and your husband had a great life together....Read More »
23 of 38 | Posted by: patrice smith - north charleston, SC

“This was such incredibly sad news. Sending much love and many prayers to the family. ”
24 of 38 | Posted by: Nan & Jack Boyne - Raleigh, NC

“So sorry to hear of Fritz's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you Kerry and your family. ”
25 of 38 | Posted by: Josie Olsvig - Summerville, SC

“With deepest sympathies. May God watch over and comfort the Missel family during this difficult time. ”
26 of 38 | Posted by: Christy, Sara, & Chase Mitchell - SC

“Fritz, your cheerful and energetic personality will be missed. ”
27 of 38 | Posted by: Kimberly Coomber - Goose Creek, SC

“Kerry and Charleston, a great man has left for heaven while doing what he loved and was good at, golf. I've played many rounds with Fritz and...Read More »
28 of 38 | Posted by: Robert Bishopp - Mount Pleasant, SC

“My deepest sympathy to Kerry, Charleston and the family. Fritz was a kind, caring and loving father, husband and friend that will be greatly missed...Read More »
29 of 38 | Posted by: Lynn O'Connor - Goose Creek, SC

“Kerry and Charleston so sorry for your loss,my prayers are with your family. ”
30 of 38 | Posted by: jean morrison - moncks crnr, SC

“My sincere condolences to the Missel family. Fritz and I started our Southeastern carriers the same week. Mr. Missel was one of the most positive...Read More »
31 of 38 | Posted by: John Bartlett (SEFL) - SC

“Kerry n Charleston,I am sorry for your loss .Qur thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
32 of 38 | Posted by: louise jones - north charleston, SC

“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family..... I have known Fritz since we bowl together in Junior League back at...Read More »
33 of 38 | Posted by: Barbara (Bobbie) Doan - SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you! I will miss my friend since high school and our Sunday afternoon golf with old friends! Mickey Baldwin4 ”
34 of 38 | Posted by: Mickey Baldwin - James Island, SC

“I am so sorry to learn of this, peace be with you and your family.Marilyn Pearcy ”
35 of 38 | Posted by: Marilyn Pearcy - Summerville, SC

“I'm, so sorry for your loss. Gone, too soon. I watched Fritz, and my brother go to tennis tournaments together, when we were younger. He will be...Read More »
36 of 38 | Posted by: Susan Easterlin - Charleston, SC

“So sorry for your loss! ”
37 of 38 | Posted by: Robert Moran - Charleston, SC

“Rest in Peace! ”
38 of 38 | Posted by: Robert Moran - Charleston, SC

Frederick "Fritz" George Missel, Jr., 63, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of Kerry Mobley Missel entered into eternal rest Sunday, June 25, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, June 28, 2017 J. HENRY STUHR INC., 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 12:00 p.m. The family will receive friends in Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.

Fritz was born May 15, 1954 in Charleston, SC, son of the late Frederick George Missel, Sr., and Alma Elizabeth Nolte Missel. He grew up in Downtown Charleston and James Island. He graduated from Ft. Johnson High School and College of Charleston, where he played tennis for the Cougars. Fritz was a lifetime member of the Alumni Association and Cougar Club, Charleston Elks Lodge and Charleston Rifle Club. He retired from Roadway Express after 25 years and was retiring from Southeastern Freight Lines at the end of the month after 13 years of service. Fritz loved College of Charleston basketball, boating, golfing and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Kerry and his son Charleston Rutledge Missel both of Charleston, SC; three sisters, Brenda Missel Stevens (Bill) of Charleston, SC, Marcia Missel Moye (Matt) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, Debra Missel Simmons (Artie) of Walterboro, SC; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to College of Charleston Cougar Club, 307 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401.

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