Agnes E. Gutekunst

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Agnes E. Gutekunst Obituary
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Agnes E. Gutekunst, 91, formerly of Williams Township passed away Friday, November 16, 2012 in Old Orchard Healthcare. Born February 14, 1921, in Johnstown, PA, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary Molcany Mittura. Her husband, Roland C. Gutekunst, died May 29, 1973. Agnes worked as a cook at the Easton Home for Aged Women for almost 20 years. She had volunteered at Gracedale for many years. She enjoyed cooking, baking, and going to the beach. Agnes loved attending her childrens, grandchildrens, and great-grandchildrens events, and spending time with her family and many friends. She enjoyed reading, flowers, and listening to music, and was an avid Yankees fan. Agnes was an inspiration to everyone who met her, and she will be sorely missed. Agnes was a member of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church. She was also a member of the Leisure Club, Riegelsville. Survivors: Three sons, Larry and his wife, Janet of Williams Township, Frank and his wife, Mary of Shillington, and Thomas and his wife, Donna Miller of Allentown; two daughters, Rita Zimmerman and her husband, Thomas of Nazareth and Susan Cookie Vegetabile and her husband, John of Kunkletown, PA; three brothers, Andrew Mittura of Emmaus, Stephen Mittura of Kansas, and Joseph Butch Mittura of Whitehall; two sisters, Rose Sagasitz of Allentown and Eleanor Herman of Jacksonville, NC; 12 grandchildren, David Gutekunst and his wife, Tina, Mark Gutekunst and his wife, Angelique, Jennifer Steeley and her husband, Tadd, Tom Zimmerman, Jr., Jeff Zimmerman, Terri Ann Kressler and her husband, James, Jill Gutekunst, Michael Yacone and wife, Lynn, Cindy and Paul Vegetabile, Adam and Luke Gutekunst; and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers, John, Andrew, Edward, and John; and seven sisters, Anna Durbach, Helen Cegielski, Mary, Elizabeth, Margaret, and Irene Mittura, and Josephine Hartzell. Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Wednesday in Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, Davis and St. Joseph Sts., Easton. Call 9 to 10 a.m. in the church. Burial will be in Union Cemetery of Nockamixon. Arrangements are by the Strunk Funeral Home, Inc., Easton. Online condolences may be offered at Contributions: May be made to the charity of ones choice.
Published in Morning Call on Nov. 18, 2012
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