Thursday, June 16th, 2011
Donald Bernard Jutte, 80, Sidney, died at 6:50 p.m. June 14, 2011, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, Sidney.
He was born March 13, 1931, at St. Peter, Mercer County, to Theodore and Marie Quinter Jutte. On Sept. 10, 1955, he married Dorothy Schmitmeyer, who survives in Sidney.
Also surviving are five children, Larry (Quetta) Jutte, Columbus, Catherine MacLeod, South Carolina, LeRoy (Ruth) Jutte, Colorado, Kevin (Dianna) Jutte, Sidney, and Lisa (John) Brown, Sidney; siblings and in-laws, Mark Schwieterman, St. Henry, Orval Schwieterman, Coldwater, Dolores Schwieterman, Maria Stein, Madonna Brunswick, Coldwater, Rev. Edgar Jutte, Mexico, Tom (Vivian) Jutte, Bellefontaine, Wilma Baumer, McCartyville, and Donald (Doris) Schmitmeyer, McCartyville; and 10 grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Roger Schwieterman; sisters-in-law, Rosemary Schwieterman, Helen Schwieterman and Mary Jutte; brothers-in-law, John Brunswick and Lawrence Baumer.
He was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church, Sidney. He had worked for Heckler Electric, Celina, and retired in 1995 from Sidney Electric, Sidney. He served with the U.S. Army in the engineer division during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Sidney American Legion and Knights of Columbus.
A Mass of Christian Burial is 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic church, McCartyville, where his nephew, the Rev. Dan Schmitmeyer, will officiate. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic church cemetery, McCartyville.
Calling is 5-8 p.m. Friday at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home, Sidney, and 8:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the McCartyville church.
Memorials may be directed to the Holy Angels Catholic Church Endowment Fund or to the church's restoration fund, 324 S. Ohio Ave., Sidney 45356.
Condolences may be left at salm-mcgillandtangemanfh.com.