Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Curtis Wayne Utz

CRANDALL - UTZ, CURTIS WAYNE, 90, former resident of Crandall, passed away April 16, 2010 at his home in Greenville, NC.

Wayne was born June 2, 1919 at Crandall to the late W. Hebert and Alma Leffler Utz.

Wayne retired August 1981 as president of the Harrison County Bank in Palmyra, IN. He was a veteran of World War II having served in Europe from D-Day to the end of the war. He was a past master mason of Crandall Lodge # 591 and a member of Timothy Christian Church in Ayden, NC.

Also, preceding him in death was his wife the former Anne Shoriak, who passed away December 25, 2001.

Surviving are sons, Jerry Utz and wife, Corrine of Georgetown, IN, Gary Utz and wife Sharlotte of Greenville; grandsons, Jeremy Utz and wife Beth of Corydon, IN, Gary Utz II of Greenville; great-granddaughter, Hannah Utz of Corydon.

Funeral is 2 p.m. Thursday at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Hwy 64 NW, Ramsey, IN, with burial in Bethlehem Cemetery, Crandall, IN. Rev. Richard Johnson and Pastor Roy McClain will officiate. Visitation is 1-8 p.m. Wednesday and after 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to American Heart Association , 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.