Robert B. Lantz
December 23, 1926 ‒ August 04, 2019
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Robert B. Lantz, age 92, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon. He was born in Mount Vernon, Ohio the son of William Curtis and Alice A. (Browne) Lantz.
Bob retired in 1991 after 42 plus years of service as Senior Vice President and cashier from First Knox National Bank. He was an active lifetime member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Mount Vernon. Bob was either a member or volunteered with numerous organizations including; Interchurch Social Services, Ohio State University Alumni of Knox County, Knox County Fair Board, Rotary, Democrats of Knox County, Chamber of Commerce and the former Jaycees all of Mount Vernon.
He is survived by his children, Richard Curtis Lantz of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and Diane Starr of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, three grandchildren, Nicholas (Natalie) Lantz, Curtis (Blair) Starr and Robert Starr, three great grandchildren, Twyla Starr, Theodore Starr, Virginia Starr, special niece Muriel Harris Cline and other numerous nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Helen (Wilson) Lantz and a sister, Elizabeth Harris.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 beginning at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 101 E. High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. Friends may visit at the Parish house from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will follow the service in Oak Grove Cemetery in Gambier.
Memorial contributions in Robert’s name may be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church or Interchurch Social Services.
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