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Robert L. Wertz


Service: 1:00pm Tue. January 12th, 2021
Location: Hillside Church of God

WERTZ, Robert Leroy, 85, passed away peacefully on January 5, 2021 in Springfield Regional Medical Center. He was born February 2, 1935 in Clark County, Ohio the son of Irvin E. and Clara M. (Dietrick) Wertz. From 1954 to 1958 he served in the United States Air Force and was stationed in Japan for 2 years. Bob worked as a tool and die maker for Steel Products for 38 years and was a member of Hillside Church of God. Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Velma Lee (Miley); five children and spouses, Terry Wertz, Jeff Wertz, Cheryl Mitchell (John McIntosh), Sharon (Tony) Sink, Rob (Roni) Wertz; 16 grandchildren and 28 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Patricia Wertz. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday in Hillside Church of God. Visitation will be held one and a half hours prior in the church. Entombment will follow in Rose Hill Burial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Hill Side Church of God.
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So sorry for your lost. We will be praying for you and the family. We loved him very much for a very long time. Wish we could be there for you. We love you too. May God bless you šŸ™ honey and we will see you when we get home.

- Judy and Jim, Saturday January 9th, 2021

I am so very sorry for your and your families loss. I know Robert was a very special man to all of you.

- Pat Sink, Friday January 8th, 2021

So very sorry Velma. You lost a good man. Iā€™m praying and will be in touch soon. Love you my friend šŸ˜Š

- Corinne Hobbs, Thursday January 7th, 2021

You and all the family are in my thoughts and prayers. He will be missed. ā™„

- Marge Davis, Thursday January 7th, 2021

A special man...we enjoyed working with him to deliver church service videos to shut-ins.

- Roy and Phyllis, Thursday January 7th, 2021

So sorry Velma for the loss of Bob, I am proud to say that he was my friend for the last 30 years. Very knowledgeable and considerate individual. You will be missed Goat, thanks for all the memories and glad I was able to speak with you earlier this year before we left Ohio. Rest in peace my friend, Tab and Deanna

- Tab McBlane, Thursday January 7th, 2021

He will be greatly missed. Our prayers are with you and your family

- Patty Johnson, Wednesday January 6th, 2021

He will be greatly missed. Our prayers are with you and your family

- Patty Johnson, Wednesday January 6th, 2021

I am keeping your family in my prayers. Thinking of you often, Velma, and sending virtual hugs.

- Kim Kelsey, Wednesday January 6th, 2021

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