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1942 James 2020

James Rentz, Jr.

June 10, 1942 — December 26, 2020

James E. Rentz, Jr. “Ed” 78, of Glen Burnie, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2020.  Ed was born on June 10, 1942, in Baltimore, Maryland, to the late Anna and James E. Rentz Sr.  He spent his career working for Westinghouse/Northrop Grumman, as a Senior Engineering Staff Assistant. He was a car enthusiast, enjoyed target/skeet shooting, and an avid fan of the Washington Capitals and Baltimore Ravens. He also enjoyed photography, grilling/cooking, and spending time sitting outside at his picnic table chatting with friends and neighbors.

Ed is survived by his beloved children, Brian E. Rentz and his wife Eva, and Kelly J. Rentz and her husband Jason Pecsek, as well as extended family and friends.

The family will receive visitors at Singleton Celebration Center located at 206 Crain Highway S (directly next to the funeral home), on Sunday, January 3rd, from 2-4 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the SPCA of Anne Arundel County.

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Sunday, January 3, 2021

2:00 - 4:00pm (Eastern time)

Singleton Celebration Center

206 Crain Hwy S, Glen Burnie, MD 21061

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