Photo courtesy of Gephart Funeral Home - Bay City

Barbara E. Lutz

Apr 27, 1942 - Aug 8, 2019

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Sorry to read of her passing.

So sorry for your loss. Got to no thru bingo. So always said hi every time ya run into her at bingo. Very sweet lady. Had some great laughs with her. R.I.P. Angel

Our thoughts and prayers are with Del, Mike and the rest of Barbs family, may your memories of Barb remain forever in your heart.

she was a very good friend and my bingo mom

Our prayers are with all of you. Barb was one heck of a Woman! Always smiling.

To tell Deb Mike and Lori our deepest sympathy we are on vacation at Burt Lake and will not be able to attend the funeral we will always remember the good times we had together Love Vern and Judy praying for your family

Barb was the best! She made me feel so welcome and loved when I first met her brother Don. She was always loving, gracious and kind to me. I will miss her terribly at the family outings she was the glue to that clan. The whole Langenburg family has been so loving and nice to me. Please all of you need to remember the great times we had together and we always lift a glass to Barb when we get together. Love you all.

Your family has our deepest sympathy. Barb was a fun loving person. Who not only loved her family but others as well. She we be truly missed.

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.


Barbara's Obituary

Barbara passed away peacefully Thursday, August 8, 2019 at her home with her family by her side at the age of 77 years. Barbara was born in Bay City on April 27, 1942 to the late Gustive and Irene (Kaliszewski) Langenburg. Barb graduated in 1960 from T.L. Handy High School and then went on to work for and retire from Bay City Public Schools with 32 years of service as a bus driver. She married Delmar Lutz on June 17, 1961 and he survives her. Together they shared 58 years of marriage. Barbara was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church of Frankenlust and in her spare time enjoyed BINGO, casino trips, camping and Detroit Tiger baseball. Most of all she enjoyed her time with family and friends.

Left to cherish Barb’s memory are her husband, Delmar; three children, Deborah (Domingo) Autran, Michael (Michelle) Lutz and Lori (Roger Nickel) Rugenstein; six grandchildren, Briana (Matt Mayer), Jason (Marissa), Brandon, Nicholas (Courtney), Devin and Aubrie; great granddaughter, Piersyn; seven brothers and one sister, Martin (Mary), Edward (Kathy), Jerry (Karen), Robert (Cathy), Mike (Laura), Tom (Lynn), Donald (Cam) and Kate (David) Klein and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church of Frankenlust on Thursday, August 15, 2019. Officiating will be Rev. Kurt Eichinger with burial in the church cemetery. Friends may call at the Gephart Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. Mrs. Lutz will be taken to the church to lie in state on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to make a memorial contribution to St. Paul Lutheran Church Building Fund or a Charity of One’s Choice. The family of Barb would like to extend a special thank you to the entire Heartland Hospice team for taking such good care of our precious mother during her final days. For online condolences

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