STEVEN P. JANTZ, 62, of Churubusco, passed away Friday, May 24, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. He graduated from North Side High School in 1969, and retired in 2006 from Food Marketing in Fort Wayne after 30 years. He was a member of Teamsters Local 414, and served as a Churubusco Boy Scouts scoutmaster. He enjoyed playing golf with friends, Indiana University basketball, traveling, and was an avid reader. Most importantly he loved and cherished his wife, children, and grandchildren. Surviving are his wife, Nanette (Anderson) Jantz; children, Sarah (Jason) Teague of Churubusco, and Adam (Beth) Jantz of Fort Wayne; brothers, Don Jantz of San Francisco, Calif., and John Jantz of Richmond; and three grandchildren, Ben Teague, Nick Teague, and Emily Jantz. He was preceded in death by his parents, John "Jake" and Mary (Tumbleson) Jantz; brother, Richard Jantz; sisters, Linda Gradel and Sharon Wright; and a grandson, Jacob Michael Teague. No services. Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, Churubusco. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Churubusco Public Library, 116 N. Mulberry St., Churubusco, IN 46723; or Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2001 S. Lindbergh Blvd., Frontenac, Missouri 63131.


Funeral Home

Sheets & Childs Funeral Home
206 N Main St Churubusco, IN 46723
(260) 693-2907

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on May 26, 2013