GASTONIA - Buris Dean Lutz, 65, died Nov. 25, 2012, at home.
He was born March 3, 1947, in Gaston County, to the late Edgar B. and Mary P. Lutz.
Buris loved going fishing. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and all around family man. The family wishes a special thanks to Dr. Barry Scanlan, Dr. Arn Anthony, Cindy Mitchell and Hospice of Gaston County.
He is survived by his wife, Glenda Lutz; daughters, Donna Lutz of Lowell, Connie Queen of Lincolnton; sons, Randy Queen and wife Alice of Bessemer City; Brian Poteat of Huntersville; brother, Eddie Lutz of Gastonia, sisters, Iris Saunders, Judy Bradley both of Gastonia; grandchildren, Brook Foster, Taylor Foster, Madison Queen, Dalton Queen, Joseph Helms, Dustin Helms, Kody Carpenter.
His funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Wednesday at Sisk-Butler Funeral Home, Bessemer City with the Rev. Steve Bynum and Dustin Helms officiat-ing.
Interment will follow at Westview Gardens, Bessemer City.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Gaston Hospice, PO Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.
To offer condolences, please visit www.siskbutler.com.
Arrangements by Sisk-Butler Funeral Home, Bessemer City.