George P. Schutz, a retired farmer and
life long resident of the Stewartsville community died at 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 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.
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.