Arthur W. Printz

Arthur William Printz, 76, of Beverly Route 1 died at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday (April 10) at home after a long illness.

He was born at Crooksville, a son of Augustus and Hattie Search Printz. A retired pottery worker, he last worked at the Hull Pottery company at Crooksville.

He was a member of the EUB church and was a veteran of World War I.

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Harry Printz of Crooksville Dies; Ex-Jiggerman

Harry (Geetle) Printz, 76, of 204 Sand street, Crooksville, died at 10 a.m. Wednesday (Dec. 30) in Good Samaritan Hospital shortly after being admitted.

Mr. Printz was born near Crooksville, Oct. 14, 1888, a son of Augustus and Harriet Search Printz.

He was a jiggerman at Burley-Clay Products Company in South Zanesville before retiring in 1953. A veteran of World War I, Mr. Printz was a member of Crooksville American Legion, Perry County Chapter of Disabled American Veterans, was a 50-year member of Crooksville Peerless Lodge 591, F&AM.

Surviving are three brothers, Fred and James Printz of Crooksville, and Arthur of Beverly; a sister, Mrs. Margaret (Marion) Wetzel of Columbus; and several nieces and nephews. A brother preceded him in death.

The body is at the Crooksville chapel of Cannon and Cannon Funeral Homes where friends may call after 7 p.m. today.

Source: Zanesville Times-Recorder, December 31, 1964.

James J. Printz

James J. Printz, 84, of North State street, died at 8 p.m. Monday (Sept. 19) at his home following a long illness.

He was born in Crooksville August 8, 1882, a son of Augustus and Harriet Search Printz. His wife, the former Josephine Ocie, died in 1965. The brothers are also deceased.

He was a retired pottery worker and had last worked at Old Star Stoneware company before retirement.

Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Margaret (Marion) Wetzel of Columbus, and a brother, Arthur of Reinersville.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Fred L. Cannon and Sons Funeral Home in Crooksville with Rev. Talmadge Gregory officiating. Burial will be in Crooksville Cemetery.

Friends may call after 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Source: Zanesville Times Recorder, September 21, 1966.

Fred Printz

CROOKSVILLE – Fred Printz, 81, of Crooksville died Friday morning (Feb. 11) in an Athens hospital following a long illness.

Mr. Printz was born April 11, 1884, in Crooksville, son of Augustus and Harriet Search Printz.

A pottery worker 50 years in Crooksville, he was a member of the Eables [sic] Lodge of Crooksville and International Brotherhood of Operative Potters.

Surviving are two sons, Elmer and Orville of Newark; a sister, Mrs. Margaret Wetzel of Columbus; and two brothers, James of Crooksville and Arthur of Beverly.

The body was taken to Fred L. Cannon and Sons Funeral Home here where friends may call after 1 p.m. today and were Eagles rites will be held at 8 o’clock this evening.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. sunday [sic] at the funeral home with Rev. Talmadge Gregory officiating. Burial will be in Crooksville cemetery.

Source: Zanesville Times Recorder, February 12, 1966.