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CATLIN - William E. "Bill" Schutz, 83, of Catlin, Ill., passed away at 7:39 p.m. Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, Ill.
William was born June 17, 1934, on a farm near Wyatt, Ind., to Clayton R. and Marie B. Jinkins Schutz.
He married Margy Burch Hay on December 24, 1988, at Lone Oak Church in Danville, Ill. She survives.
Also surviving are a stepson, Brian Hay of Napoleon, Ohio, and two grandchildren, Nathan and Kurtis.
William graduated from Madison Township High School in 1953. He retired from Smurfit-Stone Container Plant after 35 years. He was a member of Catlin Church of Christ and the Overcomers Sunday School Class. He enjoyed fishing, landscaping and yard work.
Funeral services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 6, at Catlin Church of Christ with Chris Lawler officiating. Entombment in the Swan Court Mausoleum located at Sunset Cemetery in Danville. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Monday, March 5, at Robison Chapel, Catlin, Ill.
Memorials to the Vermilion County Humane Society. Online condolences at www.robisonchapel.com
Published on March 1, 2018
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