2011-08-20 / Obituaries

James A. Getz

James A. Getz, age 80, of Baltimore, passed away peacefuly at his home on Saturday, August 13, 2011. He was a 1949 graduate of Liberty Union High School, supervisor at Crown Zellerbach, part time farmer, and a U.S. Marine Veteran.

James is survived by his wife, Mary Maxine Getz of Baltimore; son, Craig (Cynthia) Getz, of Baltimore; step daughters, Vickie Maccombs and Jan Osborne; step son, Gary Maccombs; brother, Tom Getz of Lancaster; ten grandchildren; four great grandchildren; cousin, Ron Lehman; and sister-inlaw, Janet Getz.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ferdinand and Marvine Getz; step son, Gary Rice; and brother, Robert Getz.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 20, 2011, at the Johnson- Smith Funeral Home, 207 S Main St., Baltimore. Friends may call from 10:30 a.m. until the service.

Memorials may be given to Fair HOPE Hospice and Pickering House, 282 Sells Rd., Lancaster OH, 43130.

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