Paul R. Lantz, 82

August 03, 2007

SEPT. 10, 1924-AUG. 1, 2007

SABILLASVILLE, Md. - Paul Richard "Dick" Lantz, 82, of Sabillasville, died Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007, at Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital.

Born Sept. 10, 1924 in Lantz, Md., he was the son of the late Milton W. and Pauline Willard Lantz.

He owned and operated a carpenter business and also worked with Pulte and Washington Homes.

He was a member of Deerfield United Methodist Church.

He was a member of South Mountain Rod and Gun Club and Blue Ridge Sportsman Association.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Mae Wierman Lantz; four children, Richard L. Lantz and James Lantz, both of Sabillasville, Susanne Coyle of Cascade, Md. and David Lantz of Hagerstown; one brother, Pete Lantz of Thurmont, Md.; nine grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers.

Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Robert E. Dailey and Son Funeral Home in Thurmont. The Rev. Barry Taylor and the Rev. Tony Hardcastle will officiate. Burial will be in Weller's Cemetery in Thurmont.


The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, which will open at 1 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Deerfield United Methodist Church, 16405 Foxville-Deerfield Road, Sabillasville, MD 21780 or American Heart Association, Mid-Atlantic Affiliate, Memorials and Tributes Processing Center, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.

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