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Daniel S. Bretz


Daniel Scott Bretz, 35, of Lititz, passed away on Friday, October 19, 2018, at home.

He was born in Hershey to Scott A. Bretz, companion of Bonnie Mundi of Middletown, and Jodi L. (Mink), wife of William Brown of Rothsville.

Daniel was an information system technician for the Pennsylvania National Guard. He served in the United States Army during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Kosovo Peace Keeping Mission. He loved music and was a self-taught guitarist. He enjoyed fishing, kayaking, motorcycling and eating all types of cereal with chocolate milk. He was especially fond of turtles and the number 68. 

Daniel is survived by two daughters, Zoe A. and Alyssa P. Bretz of Middletown; a son, Daniel J. Bretz of Hershey; his maternal grandmother, Leta, wife of Paul Ebersole of Ephrata; and a brother, Brandon S. Small of Williamstown.

A viewing will be held on Monday, October 29, 2018, from 12 to 1 p.m. at Fort Indiantown Gap, Building 10-104, Fitzpatrick Hall, Clement and Logan Roads, Annville, PA 17003, followed by funeral services at 1 p.m.

Interment will take place in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Daniel's memory may be made to Lebanon VA Medical Center, 1700 South Lincoln Avenue, Lebanon, PA 17042.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata.

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