Charles was born in Waco, Texas to Jerald and Mary Beth Fritze. He became a small business owner is his home city. He owned and operated Charles Fritze Autos for 36 years alongside his wife Therasa, before retiring in 2019. He is preceded in death by his Father Jerald Fritze and Mother Mary Beth. He is survived by his wife of 40 years Therasa Fritze; his brother David Fritze; sister Charlene Tierce; stepsons Christopher Lykins and Patrick Lykins; grandsons Cole Lykins, Lucas Lykins and Landon Lykins and many nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind his beloved dogs Achilles, Loki, Thor and Athena. His sense of humor and deep desire to make people laugh will be greatly missed. In lieu of flowers he would be so appreciative for all his family and friends to make a donation in his name to Fuzzy Friends Rescue in Waco, Texas.