Carolyn Lutterman

March 8, 2018

Aug. 6, 1945 – March 4, 2018

Carolyn Lutterman, age 72 of Tyler, passed away Sunday, March 04 at Sun­rise Manor in Tyler while surrounded by her family. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednes­day, March 7 at Danebod Lutheran Church in Tyler. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment is in the Dane­bod Cemetery. Online con­dolences may be sent via www.stephensfuneralser­vice.com. Stephens Funer­al Service – Tyler Area Fu­neral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Carolyn was born Aug. 6, 1945 in Tyler to Peder and Aster (Markussen) Chris­tensen. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lu­theran faith. She graduat­ed from Tyler High School in 1963. Carolyn worked in Minneapolis for a couple years after graduation.
On July 24, 1965, Carolyn was united in marriage to Darwin “Dub” Lutterman at St. Dionysius Catholic Church in Tyler. Together the couple lived in Omaha, Nebraska for 2½ years before returning to Tyler in November 1967. Caro­lyn worked in the kitchen at the old nursing home, and later the new nursing home. She also worked for Maynard’s for 19 years. Af­ter her retirement in 2006, she became active at the Food Shelf in Tyler and she served as president. Caro­lyn was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Stick-to-its Tuesday morn­ing group. She was also an active member of Danebod Lutheran Church, where she served on the WELCA and on the church council. Carolyn enjoyed spending time on the ipad, reading, and gardening, especially flower gardening. Carolyn enjoyed her dog, and loved spending time with her family and friends.
Carolyn is survived by her husband of 52 years, Dub; sons David and Dar­ren (Monica), all of Tyler; sister Shirley (Merle) Han­sen of Tyler; sisters-in-law Shirley Hiller of Eden Prai­rie and Nancy Lutterman of Tyler; and many other relatives and friends. Pre­ceding her in death were her parents and sister-in-law Kathy Dunn.