Paul D. Amstutz, 91, of Dalton, passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at the home of his son.
He was born near Dalton on June 1, 1931 to the late Daniel F. and Eva (Gerber) Amstutz and married Edith Horst on April 26, 1951. She died September 17, 2018.
In his youth, he committed his life to the Lordship of Christ and was a faithful member of the County Line Mennonite Church.
He is survived by 4 children, Elaine (Clarence) Steiner of Apple Creek, Tim (Rebecca) Amstutz of Dalton, Margaret (Lee) Lehman of Chambersburg, PA and Wilda (Elwood) Horst of North Lawrence; a daughter-in-law, Arlene (late Homer) Amstutz of Dalton; 39 grandchildren; 75 great grandchildren; brothers, Earl (Rosina) Amstutz and David (Amanda) Amstutz; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a son, Homer D. Amstutz in 2014; and brothers, Lester, Marvin and John; and a sister, Ruth Hershberger.
Services will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2022, at 10:00 am at the County Line Mennonite Church, 19199 Church Road, Dalton, with the church ministry officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery. Friends may call on Friday, September 9, 2022, from 2-4 and 6-8:00 PM at the church. Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691 or County Line Mennonite Church, c/o David Steiner, 16635 Church Road, Dalton, OH 44618.