Graveside services for Harold Lutz, 91, Lawrence will be at 11 AM Monday at Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Lutz died Thursday, October 31, 2013, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born August 3, 1922, in Berryton, Kansas, the son of Roy and Gertrude Hubener Lutz. He grew up in Topeka. He married Athalie “Peggy” Ryan on May 10, 1945 in Linden, KS. She survives of the home. He is also survived by his children, Janice Roseberry, Connie Quinn and husband Mel, Sandy Ratzloff and husband Keith, Jerry Lutz and wife Suzanne, Gayle Lutz and wife Cindy, a sister Leta Kilgore and husband George, 14 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, one sister and a daughter, Beverly Campbell.
Mr. Lutz loved farming and raising his cattle and also enjoyed gardening and all outside activities. After working for Federal Crop and selling Moormans Feeds for several years he took a few trips to Colorado to go deer hunting.
His family will greet friends Saturday, November 2nd from 4 PM – 6 PM, at the funeral home. He will also lie in state Sunday, November 3rd from noon- 8 PM
The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home.