SEBRING- Henry E. Hutmacher, 93 of Sebring passed away on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 at Hospice House of Poland.
Henry was born in Sebring, on April 26, 1919 the son of the late Henry and Olive (Fowler) Hutmacher.
Mr. Hutmacher was a graduate of Sebring High School and was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran. Henry worked in the admissions department of Copeland Oaks, Wybrecks Lumber and also in the real estate industry.
He was a member of Pine Lake Christian Church, where he served as an elder, a member of the VFW, American Legion, Odd Fellows, a past Mayor of Sebring, past longtime member of Council and was President of Grandview Cemetery. Henry was a Master Mason, where he served as past Worshipful Master of the Sebring Lodge, a 32nd Mason, a member of Tadmor Shrine Valley of Akron, the Alliance Shrine Club, a member of the Court Jesters and was Past Worthy Patron of the former Alma Chapter of Eastern Star.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Dorothy (Lippiatt) of Sebring whom he married on May 15, 1946, his son Henry (Theresa) Hutmacher of Lisbon, daughter Patty (Rick) Brinker of Sebring, daughter-in-law Becky Hutmacher of Magnolia, Ohio and son-in-law Kevin Iler of North Canton. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Adam (Ashley) Hutmacher of Salem, Abey Hutmacher of Kent, Rachel (Brett) Neff of Green, Jonathan Iler of North Canton, Jeff (Denise) Hutmacher of Akron and Major Scott (Kerry) Hutmacher of Seattle, Wash.; and seven great grandchildren, Moses, Emmett, Sydney, Avery, Isabelle, Jeff Jr. and Adelyn.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his son Roy, daughter JoAnn, and five brothers and sisters.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at Gednetz-Ruzek funeral home with the Rev. Tom Palmer officiating. Visitation will be held from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. There will be a Masonic service at 5:30 p.m. Burial will take place at Grandview Cemetery with military honors provided by the Sebring Honor Guard. Memorial contributions can be made in Henry's honor to Hospice of the Valley 5190 Market Street, Youngstown, OH 44512 or Pine Lake Christian Church 636 Pine Lake Rd. Sebring, OH 44672
Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Gednetz-Ruzek Funeral Home.