George E. Sheetz Jr., age 78 of the town of Rose, passed away unexpectedly, Nov. 9, at his home.

He was born Sept. 1, 1940 in New Jersey the son of George E. and Mary Sheetz.

He is survived by his two children, David Sheetz and Catherine Warner; further survived by his grandchildren and special friend, Emily Karpen.

Private family services were held Nov. 11 at the Stahl Celebration and Remembrance Center, Wautoma.

Stahl Funeral Services of Wautoma assisted the family with arrangements,