COLUMBIANA, Ohio – A memorial service celebrating the life of Orrie W. Wertz will be held at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, September 24 at the Lane Family Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel. Orrie passed away early Tuesday September 20 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center Boardman Campus at the age of 63.
He was born April 12, 1953 in Youngstown the son of William Jr. and Sally (Lanterman) Wertz.
Orrie loved fishing, hunting and sitting by a campfire but most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren.
He leaves three children, Jerett Wertz of Columbiana, Kimberly (Brad) Chunyo of Parma Heights and Rebecca Wertz of Columbiana, as well as 7 grandchildren.
Besides his parents, Orrie was preceded in death by a sister Hellen R. Schultz.
Friends may call from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Saturday, September 24, at the Lane Family Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel where a memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, September 21 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. MyYTV, 9:58 a.m. on FOX, 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX.