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Ronald L. Lutes

January 13, 1940 - June 21, 2014

Ronald L. Lutes, 74, of Buffalo, died at 1:31 pm, Saturday, June 21, 2014 at his home. He was born January 13, 1940 in Springfield, the son of Glenn and Maxine Blessman-Lutes. He married Edna Mae “Skip” Fetter on July 19, 1963 and she preceded him in death on November 19, 2010.

His parents and step-daughter, Michelle Ritza, also preceded him in death.

Surviving are one step-daughter Melinda (Larry) Hamlin of Buffalo; step-son Chad Bates of Sherman; one daughter Glenda K. Lutes of Phoenix, AZ; one son Michael (Suzette) Lutes of Middleville, MI; 11 grandchildren; two brothers Kenneth (June) Lutes of Lee City, TX and Terry (Donna) Lutes of Springfield; several nieces, nephews and counsins and his special friend, Dee Byers of Buffalo.

Ronald was a resident of Riverton for most of his life and was self employed as a hairdresser for 51 years. He served in the Illinois National Guard during the Korean Era. He was a member of the National and State Cosmetologists Association and was a Past President of Springfield Cosmetologists. Ronald enjoyed fishing at his cabin in Saidora.

Visitation: 5-7 pm, Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 10 am, Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Jim Price officiating. Burial will follow in Wolf Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Riverton Fire Department.

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

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Service Information

Date: Thursday, June 26, 2014

Time: 10:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, June 26, 2014

Wolf Creek Cemetery

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