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John Kutzer Jr.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Bethany United Methodist Church member

John Kutzer Jr., 86, of Coplay, died March 3, 2017, at his residence. He was the husband of Nancy (Kemmerer) Kutzer for 36 years.

Born in Palmerton, he was a son of the late John Kutzer Sr. and Alma (Fritz) Glendenmyer.

He worked in the tool crib for Mack Trucks until he retired.

He was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Catasauqua, where he sounded the shofar during services.

He was a member of Lehigh Valley Harmonica Club.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Linda and her husband Donald Smith; a son, Kurt and his companion Linnie Sleptz; three stepchildren, Wendi E. Iley, Wayne Snyder Jr. and his wife Janine and Lori and her husband David Seip; a sister, Colleen Morris; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; six stepgrandchildren; and two stepgreat-grandchildren.

There will be a celebration of life 11 a.m. March 25 at the church, 429 Walnut St., Catasauqua.

Arrangements were made by David J. Boyko Funeral Home, Allentown.