Lantz Edwin-John Caudill, 23, talented mechanic and electrician

Lantz Edwin-John Caudill
Lantz Edwin-John Caudill

Lantz Edwin-John Caudill, 23, of Virginia Beach, passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, following an automobile accident. He was born Sept. 7, 1996, in Norfolk.

Lantz graduated class of 2015 from Kempsville High School in Virginia Beach. He worked as a mechanic and electrician for ICR, and more recently at Waterfront Electric. He enjoyed working on cars and trucks, fishing, going to the beach and camping.

Lantz’s favorite thing was to be with his son, Lantz Jr., and “Junior” loved being outside with his dad working on cars and trucks, fishing, going to the beach and camping.

Lantz was strong, a hero, an organ donor! By donating his vital organs, he saved six lives after he passed away. He also enhanced the lives of many others through the donation of his tissue, bones and his beautiful blue eyes.

Lantz is survived by his son, Lantz Jr.; siblings, Luke and Lyndsey; father, Vincent; aunts, Racheal and Rebecca; uncles, Todd, Robert and James; grandmother, Mary Watkins; grandfather, Samuel Humphries; best friends, Cory, Eli, Stevie, Chad, David, Trey, Cameron and Katelyn; and numerous cousins and friends.

Lantz was proceeded in death by his mother, Tracie Caudill (nee Lantz); and grandparents, Earl and Debra Rury and Robert “Bob” Watkins.

A celebration of Lantz’s life will be begin at 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, at 5156 Stratford Chase Drive, Virginia Beach.

In lieu of flowers and plants, memorial donations may be given in Lantz’s name to LifeNet Health.

Share online condolences with the family at Cremation Society of Virginia.

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