Mary Jane Jutzi

Mary Jane Jutzi (nee Hoitinga), 81, of Moltke Township, passed away peacefully in her sleep Tuesday, July 18, 2017.

She was born September 30, 1935 in Martin, to John and Jennie (Braamkolk) Hoitinga.

Mary is survived by her husband of 46 years, Eugene Jutzi; a brother, Tony (Alice) Hoitinga; seven children, Marcia (Bruce) Butgereit of Grand Rapids, Jerry (Karen) Bruin of Greenville, Midge (Kevin) Krueger of Watertown, Wisconsin, Marlene (Alvin) Gehrke of St. Peters, Missouri, Marilynn Klawiter of Watertown, New York, Marji (Jim) Scheele of Cheboygan and Marla (Karl) Koepke of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and three stepchildren, Jean Amico (Paul Hoskins) of Chino Valley, Arizona; Karl (Laurie) Jutzi of Paw Paw and Jane (Chad) Cohoon of Kalamazoo. She has 30 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren, with two more on the way.

Visitation was at the Beck Funeral Home Friday from 4 until 7 p.m. Visitation resumed Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Moltke Township through time of funeral with the Rev. William Brege officiating.

Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Jutzi family for a charity to be selected at a later date.

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