FRANKLIN - Gordon “Skip” Paul Lotz, 70, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020.
Born in Blue Island, Illinois, he was the son of Florence Lotz and the late Arthur Wayne Lotz. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert W. Lotz.
Skip was a U.S. Marine Corp veteran and a member of the VFW Post 7339 and the American Legion Post 108. He was a retired pyrotechnician and an avid Chicago Cubs fan.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his beloved dogs, Lucy and Marbles; uncle and aunt, Jerry and Pat Lotz; and special friends, James, Frances, Kaley and Jacob Davis.
A celebration of life will be at a later date at the VFW.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Wounded Warriors, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256 or to Appalachian Animal Rescue, PO Box 81, Franklin, NC 28744.
Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.