In Memory of




Obituary for Maurice Sykes Speltz

With great sadness we announce the tragic passing of Maurice Speltz, our loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend to all lives he touched, on October 1, 2020. He was in his 38th year. He was born March 7, 1982, in Minneapolis, MN. A son of the late Eddie and Judith Washington.

Visitation will be on Thursday, October 15, 2020 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at Gospel Light Baptist Church.

Maurice Speltz was precede in death by his father, Eddie Washington, his mother, Judith Washington, his sister, Elnora Washington. Survivors include his wife, Barbara Speltz; son Maurice Sykes Speltz Jr; daughters Melissa Mestas, Angelina Fisher, Kalia Mestas-Washington, Nevaeh Speltz, Maleyah Speltz, Taleah Speltz, Tianna Speltz; his brothers, Patrick Evans, Chappell Brown, Eddie Washington, Christopher Speltz, Thomas Washington (Julia), Claude Washington, Courtney Brown; his sisters Lillian Washington, Chantae Brown, Romele Speltz, Rachel Washington, Mallory Stevenson (Anthony); and many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins.