CARROLL R. CUTLER JR., age 69 of Sidney, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 11:08 AM at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, OH. He was born on February 8, 1953, in Omaha, Nebraska, the son of the late Carroll R. Sr. and Verdine (Hansen) Cutler.
On August 24, 1974 Carroll married Blythe (Boyer) who survives along with three children: Kenneth (Victoria) Cutler of Pittsburgh, PA, Kristopher (Lindsay) Cutler of Kenton, OH, and Kimberly (Bryan) Cox of Westchester, OH, eight grandchildren: Kaden and Kolton Cutler, Kye Cutler, Zander and Kaylyn Cowen, and Kael, Quinn, and Kelsci Cox, and six siblings: Calla (Bruce) Poldberg, Collins Cutler, Clinton (Kris) Cutler, Carter (Kathy) Cutler, Cathy (Kirby Salisbury) Cutler, and Ceciley (Daniel) Hernandez.
Mr. Cutler earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa and his Master's Degree from The Ohio State University in Music Education. He served as the Band Director for Sidney City Schools grades five through 12, starting in 1985 until his retirement in 2011. After his retirement he served as a Drivers Ed Instructor for AAA until 2020. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church
A Memorial Service will be held Friday, January 27, 2022, at 1:00 PM at St. John's Lutheran Church with Rev. Steve Edmiston officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday from 11:00 AM until the time of service at the church. Arrangements are in the care of Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home.
Memorials to honor Carroll may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church and Shelby County Animal Rescue Foundation (SCARF). Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.cromesfh.com