John "Butch" Grycza
John "Butch" Grycza of Liberty Center, Ohio passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Defiance Inpatient Hospice Center surrounded by his family. Butch was born on November 8, 1944 to John and Gladys (McCullough) Grycza in Terre Haute, Indiana. In 1998 Butch married Mary Ritter of Liberty Center. They shared many beautiful years together.
Butch was a dedicated member of the Eagles. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, bird watching and going mushroom hunting every spring. The one thing Butch loved more than anything was his family. His favorite thing to do was spend time with family and friends, especially his beloved dog, Chubs. Butch was loved by all who knew him and will be dearly missed.
Butch is survived by his beloved wife, Mary and son, Todd (Donna) Worchuck. His sister Linda Stevens and brothers, Chuck (Connie) Grycza and Bill (Jenny) Grycza; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his son-in-law, Tom Fifer and brother-in-law John (Linda) Ritter.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his loving daughter, Rachel Fifer; brother, Steven Grycza and sister, Brenda Orndorff. He is also preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Brad Stevens.
A private celebration of Butch's life will be set for a later date. Memorials in Butch's memory may be made to the Defiance Inpatient Hospice Center or to the Henry County Humane Society.
Private Celebration of Life Service
A private celebration of Butch's life will be held at a later date.