Kevin L. Lantz

Kevin L. Lantz of Ripley, NY died at Westfield Memorial Hospital, from injuries sustained at his residence on August 19, 2014. Kevin was born on December 30, 1952 to Stanley Wyan Lantz of Butler, PA and Emmy Lou Imler (Lantz) Loomis of Millcreek Township, PA.

He had been employed at the Chautauqua County Home. Kevin was a drummer in several bands and a motorcycle enthusiast.

Besides his parents, he is survived by his daughters, Nikko Lantz of North East, PA, Alyssa Sweet of Ohio and Kyna Lantz of New York, NY; eight grandchildren, two great grandchildren and two expected newborns also survive him.

Kevin was preceded in death by his wife of 25 years, Kimberly Ann Lantz, his brothers, Gary and Terry Lantz and his cousin, Fred Johnson.

No calling hours will be observed. Relatives and friends are invited to attend Kevin’s funeral service at Mathews Funeral Home, 104 W. Main St., Ripley, NY. The service will begin on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 4 p.m., with the Pastor Donald Eggleston presiding.

Memorial gifts made to the family through the funeral home would be greatly appreciated. Michael R. Fantauzzi, director.