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Clipping is hand dated 6⁄18⁄51


Aged Stewartville Resident Succumbs


George P. Schutz, a retired farmer and life long resident of the Stewartsville community died at 5:30 o'clock Monday (18 Jun 1951) morning at his home in Stewartsville.


He had been ailing for several weeks. He would have been 90 years old in August.


He was a member of the Black River General Baptist church and of the Stewartsville lodge of Odd Fellows who were in charge of burial rites. He was the son of Louis Daniel and Natalie Harris Schutz.


Funeral Services were held at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at Bethsaida church with the Rev. Shafter Overton of Bedford, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery by the side of his wife, who died thirty years ago.


Surviving are two sons, Dan W. Schutz, of Black Township, and James T. Schutz, near Stewartsville, and one daughter, Mary Esther Schutz, who resided with her father; 16 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren and a half brother, E.T. Schutz.


Originally submitted by Betty Sellers