Thomas M. Artz, age 86 of Rushville, died November 7, 2014, at OSU Medical Center. He was born September 8, 1928, in Hebron, to his late parents, Joseph and Elizabeth Canter Artz. He graduated from Hebron High School, and The Ohio State University. He served in the Navy. He retired as a quality control engineer for AT&T. He was a member of the Somerset United Methodist Church, a Mason at the Hebron Lodge #0116, and a member of the Scottish Rite of Columbus.
Thomas is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Louise Artz of Rushville; and brother, Jack Artz of Thornville.
Thomas was preceded in death by his parents.
Caring Cremation ™ has taken place through the Frank E. Smith Funeral Home and burial will take place at Hallsville Cemetery at a later date. Memorials can be made in Thomas’s name to a charity of your choosing.