July 3, 1949 - August 18, 2021
It is with deep sadness we announce the unexpected passing of our beloved Patriarch Fritz Fleurant. Fritz affectionately known as "Fito" left this earth on Wednesday August 18, 2021 at Advent Health Hospital in Kissimmee, Florida. Fritz was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend. Fritz Fleurant was born on July 3rd, 1949 in Port Au Prince, Haiti. He attended Polynice Institute primary school and Saint Trinity School in his earlier years. As a teenager, Fritz taught mathematics and French at a nearby elementary school in Croix des Mission, Haiti. Fritz attended Lycee Toussaint Louverture High School where he was a renowned soccer player. He obtained his diploma from Lycee Toussaint Louverture High School graduating with honors. Fritz emigrated to New York on January 11, 1969 from Haiti. He returned to Haiti in August 1969 to marry his high school sweetheart Roseline Dandin on September 4th, 1969. Fritz and his bride relocated to New York from Haiti and started their family and new life in the United States. While in New York, Fritz attended New York City Tech and studied architectural engineering. During this time, he worked as an Emergency Medical Technician for New York Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital formerly known as Beekman Hospital. He would go on to join "Fleet Radio Dispatch" company as an owner and operator. Fritz remained with the company as it transitioned into the prominent Taxi and Limousine company "Minute Men" servicing elite clientele throughout the New York Tristate area. Throughout his time with "Minute Men", Fritz was a driver and shareholder, Treasurer, and Vice President over 35 years. In August 2012, Fritz moved to Kissimmee, Florida where he spent the rest of his years surrounded by his family. Fritz was a dynamic and vivacious person. He was a kind hearted soul full of wisdom and love for all people. He was a hard worker who took pride in caring for his family. He was intelligent, charismatic, adventurous, brave, and resilient. Fritz loved soccer, politics, history, and music. He appreciated all cultures. Fritz will be missed terribly as he was loved by so many. He has made an irrevocable mark on everyone who was fortunate to know him. His legacy will live on. Fritz is survived by his wife of 52 years Roseline Dandin Fleurant, his children Vladimir Fritz Fleurant, Marvin Fleurant, Judy Carmel Fleurant-Melidor and husband Avmart Melidor, Edouard Jacques Fleurant, Patricia Ann Fleurant, and Courtney-Lee Kelsey Fleurant. His grandchildren Matthew Alberto Montalvo-Fleurant, Marquise-Antonio Montalvo-Fleurant, Marinna Priscila Montalvo-Fleurant, Mandarin-Star Montalvo-Fleurant and their mother Ms. Melanie Montalvo. Grandchildren Reyanna Amirah Fleurant, Valentina Jolie Fleurant, and Kaylee Sophia Fleurant. His siblings Dr. Wesner Fabien Fleurant and wife Josette Fleurant, Dr. Gerdes Fleurant and wife Florienne Saintil, Guy Fleurant, Mario Fleurant and wife Marie Dulette Fleurant, Micheline Fleurant, and Sonia Desenclos. He was preceded in death by his mother Eugenie Louis, stepmother Fanelie Jean Charles Fleurant, and father Pradel Fleurant and brothers Carlo Fleurant and Maxim Fleurant. Fritz also leaves behind his nephews and nieces, Guy Fleurant, Victoria Fleurant, Muriel Gousse, Pradel Fleurant, Joseph Fleurant, Karene Fleurant, Maya Fleurant Feller, Herve Fleurant, Jean Daniel Fleurant and wife Evelyne Fleurant, Aggrey Sam, Georges Cesar, Magalie Cesar, Teddy Fleurant, Joshua Fleurant, Linda Deus Fouche and husband Reggie Fouche, Politchevick Dandin, and Daphne Dandin. His sister in law Margarette Dandin Jean and husband Fequiere Jean and children Vladimir Jean and Luna Martine Jean. His brother in law Gerard Alphonse Dandin and children. His brother in law Jean Marvel Dandin and wife Yanick Guiteau Dandin and children Marc Peralte Dandin and Marveline Sanite Dandin. His God Son Jean Normil Jr. "Junior". Fritz leaves behind cousins Comeau, Baroulette, Duclosel, and many other cousins and dear friends. Visitation for Fritz Fleurant will be held on Thursday September 2nd, 2021 from 4 to 8 pm at Osceola Memory Gardens Funeral Home located at 1717 Old Boggy Creek Road Kissimmee, FL 34744. Funeral mass will be held on Friday September 3rd, 2021 at 11 am at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church 1603 North Thacker Avenue Kissimmee, FL 34741. Fritz will be laid to rest at Osceola Memory Gardens Cemetery in Kissimmee, FL. Repast to follow at the Fleurant family's residence.
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