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Brunswick United Methodist Church
Thursday May 12th, 2022
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Brunswick United Methodist Church
Friday May 13th, 2022
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Brunswick United Methodist Church
Friday May 13th, 2022

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Paul J. Wentz

Paul J. Wentz, 84, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2022 surrounded by his family.

Paul was born Saturday, October 30, 1937 to the late John and Erma (Jacobs) Wentz and lived in the Brunswick area most of his life. He worked for GM for 30 years until his retirement in 1989.  He was a faithful member of Brunswick United Methodist Church.  He loved golf, riding motorcycles, camping, mowing the lawn but most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family; especially his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Paul is preceded in death by his grandson, Matthew Hudson; and brother, Tommy Wentz.  He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Deanna; sons, Jack (Debbie) and Greg (Jodi) Wentz; daughter, Paula (Jeff) Peters; grandsons, Jeff (Chelsea) Wentz and Michael (Mackenzie) Peters; granddaughters, Jenny (Tom) Wolff and Jackie (Brad) Enlow; great-grandchildren, Colby, Grant, Trudy, Tanner, Kodie, Reese, Rory, Carson, Owen, Oskar, and Juniper; brother, Daniel Wentz; sisters, Dorothy Speigle, and Jean (Roy) Ogburn; and many other loving family and friends.

Funeral Service will be 11:00 am, Friday, May 13, 2022 at Brunswick United Methodist Church, with Pastor Thomas Shaw officiating.  Visitation will be Thursday, May 12, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Friday, May 13, from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at the church.  Paul 's final resting place will be Eastlawn Memory Gardens. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Brunswick United Methodist Church, Hospice of the Western Reserve of Medina or a charity of one's choice in Paul's name



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Dear Debbie,

So sorry to read of the loss of your father-in-law! Just now seeing the online Medina Gazette obituary! May God's grace hold you all in the palm of his hand...
Love you,
Libby (Peggy's sister)

Libby Hundley May 14 2022 12:56 PM

Jodi & Greg, sending my sympathies to you upon the passing of Greg’s dad, Paul. Prayers to give you strength & courage at this time.
Maureen Crouse

Maureen Crouse May 11 2022 11:09 PM

Deanna and family, it was with great sorrow to hear of Paul’s passing. He was a kind and gentle man and was a blessing to anyone fortunate to know him. We will keep Paul in our thoughts and prays and wish you comfort and peace in this difficult time.
The Peters Family and Donna Puckett.

Kevin M Peters May 11 2022 6:08 PM

Sorry for your loss. May he R.I.P. with our Lord

Rick & Becky Lutton May 11 2022 6:45 AM

Uncle Paul will be missed! He was funny, loving and so faithful to his family! We loved him dearly!

Jay and Anita Morris May 10 2022 7:45 PM

Wentz and Peters Families, Sending warm thoughts and comforting hugs to lift you up at this difficult time. You all are in our hearts.

Kaagan Family May 10 2022 6:54 PM

Our thoughts and prayers are with Jack, Debbie, all the kids, and the entire Wentz family. What an amazing legacy Mr. Wentz left in this world what a blessing he was to all of you. We're sure you were all just as big a blessing to him. With Love and Prayer, Butch and Linda Mueller

Linda Pollock-Mueller May 10 2022 12:56 PM

Deanna, Prayer's for the Wentz family and all those concerned...
Hazel Johnson......

Hazel Johnson May 10 2022 9:39 AM

Deepest sympathies Jack, Debbie, Jeff, Jenny, Jackie and the entire Wentz Family. Lifting all of you in prayer.

Denise Borchart Sturgess May 10 2022 8:35 AM

So sorry for your loss Jodi

Debbie Stephens May 9 2022 4:49 PM