Arthur Sheldon Kitzerow

Aug. 26, 1933 – Nov. 14, 2013

Services with military honors for Arthur Sheldon Kitzerow were held Nov 25 at Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, Calif. Art, 80, died Nov. 14 at his home in Sun City, Calif.

He was born Aug. 26, 1933, in Crosby, Wyo., the son of Edward and Rose Kitzerow, one of three children. He was raised and received his education in Greybull and graduated from Greybull High School.

When he was in the fifth grade, Art met the love of his life, Marjorie Ruth Scott. They exchanged wedding vows on March 13, 1954.

He enlisted in the United States Navy during the Korean War and served as a cook. His service took him to California and he and Marjorie made their home in Carson where they raised their two children, Jeff and Susan. Following his discharge Art went to work for PPG in the paint and glass industry. He retired after working for PPG for 35 years.

After his retirement he and Marjorie moved to Sun City, Calif., where they have resided for the past 30 years.

Art and Marjorie were active in the Calvary Hill Church in Menifee.

Art loved to fly and was an aerobatic pilot. He was active in the Civil Air Patrol for many years and reached the rank of captain. He was also an observer aboard planes on Search and Rescue missions.

His daughter Susan Teal and his brother Carl Kitzerow preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife Marjorie; son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Monica Kitzerow; his sister Carol Christensen of Casper; six grandchildren and four great-granddaughters.

 

 

 

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