Doyle Edward Mutti
November 15, 1938 ‒ October 26, 2014
Doyle Edward Mutti was committed to people. He was dedicated to his family as a loving husband, devoted father, caring grandfather, and loyal brother. He was compassionate with his co-workers, always giving fair treatment and respect. Most importantly, Doyle was committed in faith. After fighting the good fight, he finished his race. Receiving his crown, he passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014 in his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born November 15, 1938 in New Philadelphia, the son of Walter E. and Neva W. (Burky) Mutti and graduated from New Philadelphia High School. Doyle earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Cleveland State University while working full time to support his family.
A U.S. Army Reserve veteran, Doyle served over five years stateside during Vietnam.
On August 7, 1965 he married Donna Ruth Circle with whom he celebrated 49 years of marriage. Doyle and Donna moved to Richland County in 1974.
Doyle worked 15 years at Warner & Swasey in Cleveland and New Philadelphia, and 26 years at Empire Detroit in Mansfield as the Personnel Director. He was active in the Society of Human Resource Management, American Compensation Association, and the North Central Ohio Personnel Association.
Active in various churches throughout his life, most recently Doyle was a member of Berean Baptist Church, where he taught Sunday school, sang in the choir, and was part of Christian Endeavor, and Berean Gold.
In addition to his loving wife, Donna, Doyle is survived by five children and their spouses: Tom and Jacki Mutti of Lexington, Ted and Anne Mutti of Lexington, Jay and Patti Mutti of Strongsville, Ben Mutti of Lexington and Jenny Spicer of Columbus. Also surviving are seven grandchildren: Caitlin, Taylor, Grace, Allison, Daniel, Garrett and Rachel; a brother and sister-in-law Ray and Faye Mutti of New Philadelphia; sister and brother-in-law Carol and Ted Prybor of North Olmstead, extended family members, and many friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant brother.
Friends may call Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 4-7 pm in Snyder Funeral Home, 2553 Lexington Avenue, Mansfield, Ohio 44904 (419-884-1711). The funeral service, giving glory to God for the life of Doyle Edward Mutti, will be held Friday morning at 10:30 am in Berean Baptist Church; friends may call the half hour prior to the service. Pastor Nate Meiers and Pastor Jim Berry will officiate and burial will follow in Evergreen Burial Park, New Philadelphia.
Memorial contributions in Doyle’s memory may be made to Berean Gold of Berean Baptist Church.
Online condolences to the family may be made by visiting:www.snyderfuneralhomes.com