Florence E. Kutz, 92
April 4, 1923 -- April 10, 2015
Florence Elsie Kutz died Friday, April 10, 2015, at the age of 92 after a short illness. She was born April 4, 1923, in Springfield, to Henry and Elizabeth (nee Pauls) Schultz. Florence married Henry August Kutz on Sept. 5, 1942, in Dundee.
Florence raised nine children with a quiet, loving personality. She loved to cook, bake and grow flowers. Spending time with her family, especially on the holidays, was a great enjoyment for Florence. She was the epitome of strength, surviving breast cancer in 2006 at the age of 83.
Florence is survived by eight children, Leo Kutz, Shirley Molkenthine, Ellie (Larry) Diels, Darlene (Wayne) Jeziorske, Dorothy (Don) Atchison, Harvey Kutz, Elsie (Roger) Strassman and Linda (David) Strobel; two brothers, Donald (Donna) Schultz and Arnold Schultz; 25 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry; her daughter, Malinda; her son, Gordon; brothers, Orville, Harvey and William Schultz; sisters, Esther Kutz and Dorothy Kaehne; two sisters-in-law, Mary and Carol Schultz; three brothers-in-law, Otto Kutz, Albert Kutz and Gene Kaehne; four grandchildren, Larry Jr. and Sherry Diels, Christy Kutz and Dave Panzer; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 18, at 2 p.m. at the Twohig Funeral Home, 109 W. Main St., Campbellsport. The Rev. Darren Knoll will officiate and burial will follow in Waucousta Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday, April 18, from 11 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Online condolences and guestbook are at www.twohigfunerals.com.
The family would like to give a heartfelt thank you to her daughter Dorothy and the doctors and nurses at St. Joseph’s Hospital and The Kathy Hospice for the extraordinary care given to Florence.