Date of birth: 16 December 1911 Bartholomew County, Indiana Date of death: 28 March 1997 Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana( Franklin Daily Journal 31 March 1997 EDINBURGH Helen E. Mutz Helen E. Mutz, 85, died Friday, March 28, 1997, at her home in Edinburgh. She was born Dec. 16, 1911, in Bartholomew County. Her parents were the Rev. G. H. Edwards and Ardella (Coy) Edwards. She married Everett Sunman Oct. 8, 1933. He preceded her in death March 29, 1979. She married Dale Mutz Aug. 22, 1982. He survives. Other survivors include a son, William Sunman of Kankakee, Ill.; two daughters, Virgie Pitts of Loudon, Tenn., and Suzanne Dolson of Springfield, Va.; a stepson, Moffett Mutz of Potomac, Md.; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and four stepgrandchildren. She also was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters. She worked for the U.S. Accounting Office in Washington, D.C., for 25 years, retiring in 1977. She also worked for five years for the U.S. Army at Fort Benjamin Harrison in Indianapolis. She was a member of Edinburgh United Methodist Church and was a Methodist member for 75 years. She was a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and Edinburgh American Legion Auxiliary. The Revs. Byron Fritz and Nan Chizmar will conduct a service at 1 p.m. today at Edinburgh United Methodist Church. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh. Memorials may be made to Edinburgh United Methodist Church Building Fund, 107 W. Campbell St., Edinburgh, Ind. 46124. Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh is handling the arrangements.
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