Gerald L. "Gary" Stutz

TEXAS - Gerald "Gary" L. Stutz died Sept. 23, 2012. in Texas.

Gary was born and raised in Arcanum, Ohio, son of the late Charles and Elizabeth Stutz.

Gary suffered with Alzheimer's disease for five years in Texas. He was a graduate of Arcanum High School and Miami University before serving in the US Armed forces. He was employed by P & G, Cincinnati, the Overhead Door Co. in Richmond, Ind., and Carrolton Texas, Alcoa Building Products, Denison, Texas, and Louisiana Pacific in Holly Springs Miss.

He is survived by his wife, Penelope (Harshbarger) Stutz; daughter Elizabeth; son Matthew; sister Gloria Etherington; brother-in-law Jim Etherington; brother Greg Stutz; sister-in-law Suzanne Stutz and numerous nieces and nephews.

A gathering is planned 1 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Kreitzer Funeral Home, Arcanum, with a Celebration of Gary's Life immediately following at Beechwood Golf Course. Memorials can be made to the Capitol of Texas, Stutz Bearcat Team: 2934 Executive Center Drive, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78731, and/or Porch Swing Homes in care of Terri Hatfield, 1000 Dunman Drive, Georgetown, TX 78628. Condolences may be sent to


Published in The Daily Advocate from Oct. 27 to Oct. 28, 2012