Kurt Allan Metzger, age 53 of Coldwater, died at 7:55 p.m., Friday, November 9, 2012 at Briarwood Village in Coldwater. He was born May 13, 1959 in Lima, Ohio to Kermit E. ‘Whitey’ and Maris Yuteve Kirchner Metzger, who survive in Wapakoneta.
Mr. Metzger was a member of the Aktion of Mercer County. He attended the Cheryl Ann Programs of Mercer County. He enjoyed bowling for the Big Brothers/Sisters, camping, traveling and the Special Olympics.
Survivors include a sister – Elisha (Bart) Smith of Wapakoneta; nieces – Andrea Smith Brookhart and Emily Smith; an uncle and aunt – Norman and Bonnie Kirchner and many cousins.
Funeral services will begin 10: 00 a.m., Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. Kevin Newman will officiate. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Wapakoneta.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be directed to the Cheryl Ann Programs, Activity Fund, 4980 Mud Pike, Celina, Ohio, 45822, or Briarwood Village, 100 Don Desch Drive, Activity Fund, Coldwater, Ohio 45828.
Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm