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Arnold “Buzz” Gutshall, 79, Three Springs, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at AristaCare at Woodland Park, Orbisonia.

Born Oct. 8, 1940, in Orbisonia, he was a son of the late Vaughn Richard and Virginia Mae (Hoffman) Gutshall.

He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Sandra; children, Rhonda Knepper and husband, Leroy; Richard Gutshall and wife, Tammy; and Perry Gutshall all of Three Springs; nine grandchildren, Heath Book, Dane Book, Dakota Painter, Hunter Starr, Chris Gutshall, Tad Gutshall, Dillon Gutshall, Nevaeh Gutshall and Kayla Gutshall; and 11 great-grandchildren.

A sister, Ella James of Rawlings, Maryland, also survives.

He was preceded in death by son, Doug Gutshall, a sister, Pat Jenkins, and brother, David Gutshall.

Mr. Gutshall worked construction for D.C. Ventre and many other firms throughout his life.

He was a devoted township supervisor for Cromwell Township and previously served on the Bellwood Antis School Board.

He enjoyed hunting, construction, country music, horses, reloading ammunition, collecting guns and riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle.

A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at the Heath-Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 61 E. Shirley St., Mount Union, with the Rev. Ed Seeley officiating.

Friends and family will be received from 2 p.m. Thursday until time of service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cromwell Township, 10999 Valley St., Shirleysburg PA 17260, in memory of Mr. Gutshall.

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