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J. E. Hixson & Sons

3001 Ryan Street, Lake Charles, LA

OBITUARY

David Hartley Schmutz

October 19, 1955October 8, 2019

David H. Schmutz, 63, of Lake Charles passed away on October 8, 2019.

David H. Schmutz was born on October 19, 1955 to Van and Sybil Schmutz in Lake Charles, LA where he was a lifelong resident. He was a graduate of Barbe High School and lifelong member of First United Methodist Church. David retired after working various jobs in the refinery industry.

Those left to cherish his memory are his son Henry Schmutz of Lake Charles, LA, father Van Schmutz of Lake Charles, LA, Brothers Eric Schmutz and wife Karen of Tyler, TX, Paul Schmutz and wife Kelley of Friendswood, TX, and Sister Elizabeth Kramer of Moss Bluff, LA.

David is preceded in death by his mother Sybil Schmutz and his wife Debra Schmutz.

Visitation will be held on Saturday October 19, 2019 at the First United Methodist Church from 1pm till time of service. A Memorial Service will be held at the First United Methodist Church on Saturday October 19, 2019 at 3pm.

The family would like to express thanks to the Doctor’s and staff of Memorial Hospital as well as his neighbors who were always there to help.

In lieu of flowers, the Schmutz family ask that donations be made to First United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society.

Cremation has been entrusted to Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhome.com

  • FAMILY

  • Those left to cherish his memory are his son Henry Schmutz of Lake Charles, LA, father Van Schmutz of Lake Charles, LA, Brothers Eric Schmutz and wife Karen of Tyler, TX, Paul Schmutz and wife Kelley of Friendswood, TX, and Sister Elizabeth Kramer of Moss Bluff, LA.

    David is preceded in death by his mother Sybil Schmutz and his wife Debra Schmutz.

Services

19 October

Visitation

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

First United Methodist Church


Lake Charles, LA

19 October

Memorial Service

3:00 pm

First United Methodist Church


Lake Charles, LA

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