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In Memory of
John Albert Clutz, Jr.
August 11, 1942 - September 4, 2021

Visitation:
Tuesday, September 7th from 6-8 p.m. at Linworth Baptist Church
Wednesday, September 8th from 10 - 11 a.m. at Linworth Baptist Church

Service:
Wednesday, September 8th at 11:00 a.m. at Linworth Baptist Church

Interment:
Blendon Central Cemetery

John Albert Clutz, Jr., age 79 of Westerville, Ohio went to be with the Lord on September 4, 2021. He was at home surrounded by family, including his beloved wife Linda of 49 years. John grew up in Knox, PA and had many great memories in Pennsylvania. He graduated from Grove City College, served on the volunteer fire department, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He liked the outdoors and sports, especially golf. John retired from Nationwide Insurance where he worked for 40 years. He was a wonderful husband, dad, papa, son, brother, and friend, and he was a special part of so many lives. He enjoyed serving in the children's ministries at church, including being the Sunday School Superintendent for many years. He also enjoyed studying God's Word and attending Bible Study Fellowship. He was a member of Linworth Baptist Church where he sang in the choir. He was preceded in death by his parents Albert and Hazel, father-in-law Harold Kriebel and brother-in-law Chuck Horner. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children Amy (Nathan) Todich and Michael (Rachel) Clutz; grandchildren Jonathan, Josiah and Joel Todich and Hosanna and Ellis Clutz, and another grandson on the way; sister, Elaine Horner, mother-in-law, Betty Kriebel and brother-in-law, Bradley Kriebel. Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 7th from 6-8p.m. at Linworth Baptist Church, 6200 Linworth Rd. Worthington, OH 43085, where a service will be held Wednesday, September 8th at 11a.m. with additional visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Blendon Central Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Red Cross or Linworth Baptist Church.

Condolences

Jon Reidler

Sep 8, 2021

My condolences to the family. John was one of my first supervisors at Nationwide. A terrific boss and great person. My prayers to the entire family.

 

Rosemary Bright

Sep 8, 2021

I worked with John for many years and I can honestly say he was one of the kindest and nicest people I have ever known. It was obvious he cherished his wife and family and was rich in his faith. My sincere condolences to his family.

 

Deb Haueisen

Sep 8, 2021

I worked with John at Nationwide, where many valued John's even, thoughtful nature. He always presented issues in a positive light and sought the best outcomes. He was such a nice man. My sympathies to the family.

 

Les & April Mann & Greg

Sep 8, 2021

We are so sorry to learn of John's passing. We remember the fun that all of us had when following Michael and our Greg through their high school activities and antics. Those were good times. Hold close those and other fond memories of your lives together. We wish you peace.

 

Steve Tippett

Sep 11, 2021

 

Michele Lombard

Sep 12, 2021

It was a privilege to work with John. Sympathies to family and friends for the loss of a wonderful man. May his memory be a blessing

 

Patsy Wuebold

Sep 14, 2021

I am sorry to hear of John's passing. I worked with him at Nationwide. John was such a kind man and always had a smile. He always looked for the positives. He was the true definition of a good person. God Bless!