George Franklin Metz

March 20, 1947 ~ March 11, 2024 (age 76) 76 Years Old

George Metz Obituary

GEORGE FRANKLIN METZ, age 76 of Sidney, passed away Monday, March 11, 2024, at 10:17 AM at his home. He was born on March 20, 1947, in Sidney, Ohio, the son of the late Elton E. and Leree A. (Evans) Metz.

He is survived by K-9 companion, Pedro, three children: Kenneth (Fred Horner) Metz, Gary (Sue) Metz both of Sidney, and Michelle Broaddrick of Lando Lakes, FL, 10 grandchildren: Kassidy, McKinlee, Charlotte, Connor (Kiya), Kennedy (Jenna), Brantley, Julius, Eli, Henry, and Scarlett, and two great-grandchildren, Taylynn, and Bennett.

George was a Fairlawn High School Graduate. He worked for the Highway Department for 23 years and was a lifelong farmer. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church and Sidney Loyal Order of Moose.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, March 14, 2024, at 12:00 PM at Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home with Pastor Kris Geise officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Point Cemetery in Pasco. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 10:00 AM until the time of service.

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March 14, 2024

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
302 S. Main Avenue
Sidney, OH 45365

Funeral Service
March 14, 2024

12:00 PM
Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
302 S. Main Avenue
Sidney, OH 45365

Interment following funeral service
March 14, 2024

Cedar Point Cemetery
7510 St. Rt. 706
Sidney, Ohio 45365


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