March 26, 2017

It is with a heavy heart B.C. Baseball announce the passing of long time volunteer Fritz Banek on March 22 after dealing with a medical incident on March 19.

Fritz held several positions at Vancouver Minor Baseball over the years, none more significant than overseeing the management of umpiring development. Fritz held a strong presence in the community and was loved by many.

A Celebration of Life will be held for Fritz

Place: Italian Cultural Center- 3075 Slocan st, Vancouver, BC.

Date: Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm- 5:00 pm (memorial Proceedings to commence at 2:00 pm)

Parking: Lots available

Dress Code: Smart Casual (Fritz's favorite)