Jeffery Paul Moritz was born in Jacksonville, FL on December 3, 1955. He passed away at the McGraw Hospice center in Jacksonville, FL on April 2, 2016. Having been a merchant seaman since the age of 21 he saw the world literally. He was preceded in death by his parents William and Katy Moritz (Wooten) and niece Kerry Moritz. He leaves behind his loving wife Cecelia Moritz (Porter). His brothers Alvin, Edwin, and William. His children William Moritz, Geneva Moritz, Jessica Day (Moritz) (Dwight), and John Paul. His stepsons Zachary Stratmann (Jessica) and Travis Stratmann (Jennifer). Grandchildren Madelynn, Analena, Kevin Jr., Jayda, Arianna, Lilianan, Austin and Autumn. Niece Stacey Moritz and lifelong friend Steve Macius. Memorial Services to be held April 16th.