Judge James Reitz
By Captain David Jacobsen
June 14, 2019

The Carmel Volunteer Ambulance Corps is mourning the loss of a great man. Judge James Reitz passed away suddenly this morning. Judge Reitz was an honorary member and trustee of the Ambulance Corps. He was a true friend to many including the EMS community. It is a tremendous loss for the Community, the Courts and everyone who every had the pleasure of knowing him, He will be greatly missed and remembered for his many acts of loyalty and kindness. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Reitz family. Visitation will be Monday, June 17th from 2 - 8 PM at the Putnam County Training & Operations Center, 112 Old Route 6, Carmel NY. A mass will be celebrated Tuesday, June 18th at 10:30AM at St. James the Apostle Church, 14 Gleneida Ave, Carmel, NY.