Carl Edward Sitzes, 79, passed away comfortably in his own home near Marble Hill, Mo., on Saturday, November 16, 2019. Carl was born November 3, 1940, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., the son of Rev. Charley and Lilian I Rhodes Sitzes. He and Peggy Carolyn Little (Carol) were married on October 17, 1959. She survives.
Carl was always working on a project of some type. He was a private airplane pilot and belonged to several motorcycle and remote control clubs.
Besides his wife he is survived by a son, Mark E. Sitzes; daughter, Julie A. Taillon; sister, Dorothy Hanners; all of Cape Girardeau; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a a brother, Charley J. Sitzes and a sister, Arpha Slinkard.
Services will be at a much later date at Plainview Cemetery at sunset following a warm summer day. Hutchings Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society.