Cindy Lou (Butler) Lortz

Born: 01/05/1958 Passed:

Cindy Lou (Butler) Lortz age 62, of East Canton passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020 while surrounded by family, following a brief and courageous battle with lung cancer. She was born January 5, 1958 in Salem, Ohio to the late Charles and Betty (Heald) Butler. She was a 1976 graduate of Louisville High School. Cindy worked for the Timken Company for 27 years before retiring in 2005. Her greatest joy was her family; she loved being a wife, mother, sister and aunt. She could fix anything and everything, take a car part and put it back together, a master seamstress and the family chef. She was talented in anything she tackled. She was always the first to help anyone in need and had a passion for serving others. She loved her church family at Faith Family Church, where she served as an usher. She will be forever loved by all who knew her.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by brother, Charles “Rusty” Butler Jr; sister, Karen Butler; niece, Betty Ann Rogers and stepbrother, Scott Betz.

She is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, R Steven Lortz; daughter, Tabitha (Jarrett) Hambach; son, Richard (Nicole) Lortz; sisters, Teresa (Bill) Robison, Shari (Dave) Rowe; stepmother, Maxine Butler; stepbrother, Jim (Ellen) Betz; numerous loving sisters and brothers-in-law; many nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of longtime friends.

The family will receive friends October 29, 2020 from 1-2 pm at Faith Family Church Chapel, 8200 Freedom Avenue NW, North Canton, OH 44720 with a Celebration of Life to immediately follow.


4 Tributes to Cindy Lou (Butler) Lortz

  1. John Heald says:

    You will be missed by so many family and friends. You always made sure you were at your dad’s house when i came to visit. You always lite up the room with your big smile. We all know you are in a better place. Love and miss you.

  2. Corey Dawson says:

    Steve and family, I am so sorry about your loss. I regret not being able to attend the service. You have my deepest sympathy.

  3. Hope ( Heald ) Merritt says:

    You will always hold a special place in my heart. You was always so fun to be around. I remember coming to visit many summers and the time you was remodeling your house on your own, this was before you got married. I’m sure your family members who passed before you was waiting with open arms. God sure did gain a beautiful Angle. RIP my sweet cousin. Love you and know you’ll be missed.

  4. Reverend/Chaplain (Colonel) USAF and US Army retired; Linda Wells; and Family says:

    Sorry to hear about Cindy! Great memories of a wonderful cousin. Enjoy being in God’s presence, and may her family and friends be kept in God’s grace until we meet in Heaven again with her and others who have gone on! Love and blessings to all! Cousin Curt; Linda, CJ, Gena, Jennifer………….

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