John F. Muetzel

Muetzel John F. Muetzel, age 93, passed away on Friday November 15, 2013 at Dublin Methodist Hospital. John was religious, a staunch family man, with a engaging personality and a strong sense of humor which stayed with him to the end. He enjoyed socializing and he liked nothing better than to be surrounded by his friends and family. He was blessed with strong communication skills which he used to attract all those whom he would encounter. He was also an avid reader, and enjoyed working cross word puzzles. A U.S. Navy Veteran who served during WW II in the Pacific Theatre. He worked at Swift Company, then at Muetzel Plumbing for 40+ years. Preceded in death by wife of 65 years Ann Margaret Muetzel, daughter Mary, and parents Charles and Theresa Muetzel, and eight brothers and sisters. John left his mark and is survived by sons, Ron (Becky), Bob (Cheryl), Jim, Tom (Teresa), Greg (Nicole); daughters, Theresa (Stew) McHarg, Kris (Rob) Truckly; 32 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Jennie (Wilbur) Leiter; other family and friends. Visitations Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the MAEDER-QUINT-TIBERI Funeral Home, 1068 S. High St. Rosary 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 1899 McCoy Rd. Father Michael Watson celebrant. Burial St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends, if they wish, may contribute in his memory to Heartbeat International, 665 E. Dublin-Granville Rd, Suite 440 Columbus Ohio 43229 or Food for the Poor, 6401 Lyons Rd. PO Box 979004 Coconut Creek Florida 33097-9004. The Family wishes to thank all of the Doctors, Nurses, and Staff at Dublin Methodist Hospital for their exceptional care. To view and sign the on-line register, visit

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Maeder-Quint-Tiberi Funeral Home
1068 South High Street Columbus, OH 43206
(614) 444-1185
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2013