Dennis Metzner
Dennis Metzner
July 23, 1946-Feb. 3, 2021,

DELPHOS - Dennis Metzner, 74, of Delphos, passed away at 8:22 p.m. on Wednesday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

He was born on July 23, 1946, to Paul “Vince” and Helen (Van Wald) Metzner, who both preceded him in death.

He is survived by his life-long companion, Diane Trentman of Delphos; brother, Richard (Denise) Metzner of Lake Worth, Florida; and sisters, Barbara Metzner of Dayton, Marty (Mike) Clark of Delphos and Mary Lou (Tim) Gasser of Sylvania.

Dennis was a member of Delphos St. John’s and a 1965 graduate of St. John’s High School. He was also a social member of the VFW Post 3035 and the Eagles Aerie 471. He was also a past member of the Kiwanis Club. He retired from Federal Mogul Corporation.

His true passion was sports of any kind. He was an avid Blue Jay, Notre Dame and Browns fan.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Tony Vera officiating. A rosary will be prayed in the church 3o minutes prior to the funeral Mass. Everyone is welcomed to join in praying the rosary in assisting the soul of our loved one in their journey to attaining eternal life and peace. Burial will follow in Landeck St. John the Baptist Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, with a Parish Wake at 5:30 p.m.

Family is requesting that masks be worn during visitation and funeral services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent DePaul Society or St. John’s Athletic Boosters.