Paul R. Betz

1934 - 2019

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Paul R. Betz, age 85, of Williamstown, died at 2:55pm on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at the Mennonite Home in Bluffton. He was born on October 12, 1934 in Grabill, Indiana to the late Melvin and Nellie (Williams) Betz. He married Kay Hartman on June 27, 1958 and she survives. Also surviving are a daughter, Beth Ann Betz of Williamstown; and a sister, Marilyn Jean Fox of Arlington. He was preceded in death by a son, Paul A. "Tony" Betz; daughter, Tracy J. Betz; brothers: Jack, Don, Robert, and Harry Betz; sister, Eileen Robinson; and two infant sisters. Paul served his country in the United States Army and was retired from Centrex in Findlay. He was a member of the Community Bible Church, where he had served as a trustee and deacon. He was a former member of the So-Han-Co Club. He loved his dog, Sadie, and enjoyed woodworking and witnessing for Jesus. Visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00am on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Community Bible Church, where the funeral service will be held at the conclusion of the visitation at 11:00am. Pastor Brad Adams will officiate and burial will follow at Williamstown Cemetery. Memorials may be given to either the Community Bible Chursh, 22022 U.S. Rt. 68, Arlington, Ohio 45814 or to the Alzheimer Association, 1800 North Blanchard St. #128, Findlay, Ohio 45840. Arrangements have been entrusted to CRATES FUNERAL HOME in Arlington. Online condolences are welcomed at

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  • Visitation Details:

    Community Bible Church [Map]
    Corner of SR 68 and TR 69
    Forest, Ohio 45836
    Saturday, October 19th 2019 10:00 AM to11:00 AM

  • Funeral Service:

    Saturday, October 19th 2019 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    Community Bible Church [Map]
    22022 U.S. Rt. 68
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

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To : Aunt Kay Beth Ann
Date :Thursday, October 17th 2019
From : Barb Robinson
Aunt Kay & Beth Ann
You have my deepest sympathy
He will be sadly missed

Love ya
Barb Robinson
Cody & Leah Robinson & Zack & Dennis

To : Kay and Beth
Date :Thursday, October 17th 2019
From : Pam Gillen Young
Dear Ms Kay and Beth,

We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Mr Paul. He was a wonderful husband and father.
He made me laugh when I was I over to the house.
May your memories of him help you both thru your grief.
Thoughts and prayer
Ron Young
Pam Gillen Young

To : Kay and Beth Betz
Date :Saturday, October 19th 2019
From : Jerome and Betty Glick
Dear Kay and Beth,
You have our sincere sympathy in the death of Paul, we are sorry for your loss. May our Heavenly Father fill both of you with His love and peace in the days ahead.
With blessings and love,
Jerome and Betty Glick

To : Beth
Date :Monday, October 21st 2019
From : Roger and Jolene Rausch
Our deepest sympathies over the loss of your father.We pray for God's comfort and care during this difficult time.