Luella Stutzman

March 25, 1927 – Oct. 23, 2008

Luella Stutzman, 81, of Sweet Home and Lebanon died on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008.

She was born on March 25, 1927 in Lookout, Okla., to Harry and Emma (Reich) Schultz.

She lived all her adult life in the Sweet Home and Lebanon areas. She was a member of Brownsville Mennonite Church where she was a Sunday School teacher. She was a partner and bookkeeper for Stutzman Trucking for 50 years.

She is survived by her children, Ronald Stutzman of Lebanon, Merle Stutzman of Hubbard, Marie Wenger of New Lennox, Ill.; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and brothers Virgil Schultz, Elmer “Bud” Schultz, Robert Schultz and Roy Schultz; and sister Ruby Brown.

She was preceded in death by her husband Joe Stutzman; brother Joe Schultz; sisters Gladys Schultz, Goldie Anderson, Osie Danielson and Viola Schultz; and a great-granddaughter.

A funeral service was held Monday at Sweet Home Mennonite Church. Final burial was at Gilliland Cemetery.

Donations can be made to Christian Aid Ministries in care of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel handled the arrangements.