Mr. Bryan Eric Artz, 53, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at Moses H. Cone Hospital, Greensboro, N.C.
A Cedar Rapids, Iowa, native, Bryan was born Dec. 1, 1959, the son of Jack V. and Beatrice Ringer Artz. He was an avid hunter, especially deer, and was employed at Southern Spring & Stamping for more than 25 years.
Surviving are his father, Jack V. Artz, of Venice, Fla., and mother, Beatrice Ringer Artz, of Demorest, Ga.; son, Justin Artz, and his wife, Keri, of Stokesdale, N.C.; daughter, Leana Artz, of Summerfield, N.C.; brother, Jeff Artz, of Reidsville, N.C.; sister, Penny Jolie, of Denver, Colo.; two grandchildren, Jaxon, 3, and Jewell, 10; and several nieces and nephews.
Services: A Memorial Service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Forbis & Dick, Brooke Chapel, Stokesdale, N.C. The family will receive friends beginning at 6 p.m. Forbis & Dick, Brooke Chapel, is serving the Artz family. Online condolences may be offered at: ForbisAndDick.com.