GREENVILLE - Mildred Irene Lutz, 86, of Greenville, and formerly of Union and Vandalia, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, in the Brethren's Home, Greenville.
She was born in Verona, Ohio, on July 9, 1926, the daughter of Harry and Viola Irene (Wilhelm) Hoff.
She was a member of the Piqua Church of the Brethren.
She is survived by her two daughters, Karen (Peter) Kesauer and Viola (Eric) Pelfrey; four sons Jim (Karen) Lutz, Harold (Debbie) Lutz, Doug (Margaret) Lutz and Larry (Cathy) Lutz; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; a sister, Ruby Sharits; a sister-in-law, Velma Lutz Ward; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Harold J. Lutz Sr. in 1997; and four brothers, Wilbur, Hubert, Glen and Lloyd Hoff.
A gathering of family and friends will be from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, in the Blessing Funeral Home, 11900 N. Dixie Drive, Tipp City. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home, with Pastors Ken Oren and Larry Lutz officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens, Tipp City.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice, 1350 N. Broadway St. Greenville, OH 45331; Brethren Retirement Community, 750 Chestnut St., Greenville, OH 45331; or the Piqua Church of the Brethren, 525 Boal Ave., Piqua, OH 45356. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.blessingfh.com.