John F. Brutchey, I
John F. Brutchey I, 64, of Galion, passed away peacefully Thursday, October 11, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family.
John was born in Marion on September 6, 1948 to the late Harlos V. Brutchey and F. Irene (Decker) Brutchey Watts. He married Louise I. Yost on June, 30, 1967 and she survives him.
He was a 1966 graduate of Marion Harding High School. John retired from PGW in Crestline in 2010. Along with his wife, he owned and operated J & L Nursery LLC. He attended the Blooming Grove United Methodist Church. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, especially rabbit, pheasant and quail. John was very proud of and loved his family.
He is survived by two sons John Brutchey II and Derek Brutchey, both of Galion; three grandchildren: Cynthia Brutchey, Dereka Brutchey and Caleb Brutchey; two sisters Rebecca & Mike Miracle, Shelby and Janet & Bill Ulery, Lakeview; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his infant daughter Renee Louise Brutchey.
Friends may call Monday, October 15, 2012 from 7:00 – 9:00 PM at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Galion. Private funeral services will be held for the family. Burial will be in Mansfield Memorial Park, Mansfield.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Blooming Grove United Methodist Church or HomeCare Matters.
Online condolences may be made to the family at masfh.com.