Robert Lorenz

May 12, 1927 - April 2, 2002
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Robert C. Lorenz, 74, of Newcomerstown, died Tuesday, April 02, 2002 at Hennis Care & Retirement Centre, Dover, following a brief illness.Born May 12, 1927, in Newcomerstown, he was the son of the late Charles and Bernice Gross Lorenz. Robert was a mason for Gundy Construction and Billman Construction, and he also man…

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Robert C. Lorenz, 74, of Newcomerstown, died Tuesday, April 02, 2002 at Hennis Care & Retirement Centre, Dover, following a brief illness.Born May 12, 1927, in Newcomerstown, he was the son of the late Charles and Bernice Gross Lorenz. Robert was a mason for Gundy Construction and Billman Construction, and he also managed and operated the Sohio station in Stone Creek for a number of years. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during World War II. Robert was a member of the Grace United Church of Christ, Stone Creek, where he served as a Deacon and a sexton. He was also a member of the Dover Loyal Order of Moose Lodge # 707, and he was an avid gardener, hunter and fisherman.Surviving is his wife, Peggy McMillan Lorenz, with whom he would have celebrated his 50th wedding anniversary on April 14; daughter, B.J. (William) Gano of Newcomerstown; sons, Bob (Cindy) Lorenz of New Philadelphia, Jim Lorenz and companion Chris, of Akron, Bill (Jennifer) Lorenz of Wadsworth, John Lorenz and his companion Marlene; eight grandchildren, Andy & Abby Gano, Marcie & Jason Lorenz, Sarah & Amanda Lorenz, Lindsey & Mitchell Lorenz; three great-grandchildren, Emily, Andrea and Andrew Gano; brother, Kenneth Lorenz of West Lafayette.Funeral Services will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, April 6, 2002, at the Grace United Church of Christ, Stone Creek, with Pastor Janet Matthews officiating. Burial will follow at the Stone Creek Cemetery in Stone Creek. Visitation will be held, from 5-8 PM, on Friday, April 5, 2002 at the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home, New Philadelphia. Memorial contributions can be made to the Memorial Fund or the Scholarship Fund at Grace United Church of Christ, P.O. Box 97, Stone Creek, Ohio, 43840.

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Born: May 12, 1927
Died: April 2, 2002

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Liz Hershberger posted on 4/6/02

Dear Peggy, My Prayers and Thoughts are with you and your family. My heart goes out to you with much understanding. May you feel the loving hand of God give you strenght for this day and all the days ahead. Peace, Liz Hershberger Sharelle Miller's Aunt Liz

 

The Shamel Family posted on 4/5/02

We are very sorry to hear of the passing of your loved one. May the Lord give you a peace that passes all understanding and the comfort of His loving arms around you. Please feel our sympathy for the family and especially to Bobby and B. J.

 

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