Harold Kutter

HAROLD KUTTER, 96 MENDOTA - Harold Kutter, 96, passed into new life on May 22, 2013, in Mendota Lutheran Home. Mr. Kutter was born in LaSalle on November 29, 1916, to Gottlieb and Jennie (Reese) Kutter. He graduated from L-P High School, class of 1935. He married Elaine R. Peters on September 10, 1941. They are now reunited in Heaven as she passed away April 11, 2013. Mr. Kutter retired from farming in 1966, and then worked for Sundstrand Corp, retiring in 1982. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church on the Hill. He enjoyed spending time with family, friends, manicuring his lawn, fishing, and playing cards with friends. He leaves to cherish his loving memories, two daughters, Judy (Lloyed) Marlar of Bolingbrook and Lynn (Robert) Kinney of Rockford; sister-in-law, Arlet Lunn of Stroudsburg, PA; brother-in-law, Dale Peters of Mendota; nephew, Barry (Madelon) Lunn of Saylorsburg, PA; one step granddaughter; and three step great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife; one sister, Mildred Kutter; aunt, Hazel Reese; and brother-in-law, Robert Lunn. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, in St. John's Lutheran (Church on the Hill) in rural Hollowayville, with Rev. Kim Lee-Brown officiating. Burial will be in Peru City Cemetery following a luncheon in the church. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Saturday until time of services in the church. Memorials may be directed to St. John's Lutheran Church on the Hill or . The Hurst Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Published in Rockford Register Star from May 24 to May 25, 2013