Dr. Robert E. BUTZ


News Death Notice

BUTZ, Dr. Robert E. age 80, passed away on February 17, 2013. Bob's successful 44-year career at Grandview Medical Center featured many high points including serving as Chair of the Grandview Medical Center Urology Department for 12 years, Chair of the Utilization Review Committee for six years, clinical faculty member for Ohio University, and achieving fellow status in urological surgery in the American College of Surgeons, to name a few. Bob was born and raised in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1958 and moved to Dayton where he resided until his death. Bob was a long time member of Miami Valley Golf Club and a present charter member of Country Club of the North. He is survived by his loyal walking buddy, Boomer; wife, Char; two daughters, Tami and Denise; Denise's husband, Kevin; four grandchildren, Angela, Ryan, Hannah, and Kalissa; one great grandson, Kaden; Char's sister, Cheron and husband, Dave; their children, Vanessa and Andy; and a multitude of friends and other relatives. His life will be celebrated Saturday, February 23rd from 1:00-4:00 at the Wellington Grille located at 2450 Dayton-Xenia Rd. in Beavercreek, Ohio 45434. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made, in Bob's honor, to The Grandview Foundation, Grandview Hospital & Medical Center, 405 Grand Ave. Dayton, OH 45405-9906 or , Miami Valley Chapter, 3797 Summit Glen Dr. G100, Dayton, OH 45449. TOBIAS FUNERALHOME - FAR HILLS CHAPEL, in care of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Tobias Funeral Home - Far Hills Chapel
5471 Far Hills Avenue Washington Township, OH 45429
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Published in Dayton Daily News on Feb. 21, 2013