Obituary for William Charles Sitz

William Charles Sitz passed away on December 14th, 2017 in Amarillo, TX.

A memorial service will be held January 4th, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Lighthouse Baptist Church at 5631 Pavillard Dr, Amarillo, TX 79108. Food will be served at 11:45 AM before the service.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lighthouse Funeral and Cremation Services.

William was born on January 4th, 1951 to Elton and Marie Sitz. He served in the United States Marine Corp. He drove a truck for 42 years following his service. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and always had a variety of projects he was working on.

Although he was tough from the exterior, he had a heart of gold and was willing to give the shirt off his back for anyone. He was a loving dad and grandpa and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

His family, dogs and horses were what filled his heart with joy, and they will cherish the memories in their hearts for a lifetime.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Vickie Finch.

He is survived by 5 children and 2 step children. Nesha Ditto of Wichita falls, TX; Tiena Barnes and husband Kevin of Lansing, MI; Kaven Sitz and wife Stephanie of Archer City, TX; Joyce Sewell of Amarillo TX; Tammy Jordan and husband Will of Howardwick TX; William and Russell Brandes of Amarillo TX; his life partner Madonna Brandes; a brother Terry Sitz and sister Sandra Boyd. 17 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, his best friend for life Rex McKeever and a host of nieces and nephews.