Lonnie L. Stutzman

Lonnie L. Stutzman

Lonnie L. Stutzman

May 17, 1939 – June 17, 2019

Lonnie “Babe” Lee Stutzman was born May 17, 1939, in Milford to Jake and Mary (Danner) Stutzman, the youngest of 10 children, and passed away June 17, 2019, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Grand Island at age 80. He enlisted in the U.S. Army on Nov. 13, 1958, and was discharged on Nov. 12, 1964, after serving in the Army reserves.

Babe was an over the road truck driver for Alpo Foods of Crete and several other companies over the years. He enjoyed trips on his motorcycle, frequently taking trips around the country.

Survivors include his daughters, Donna and Tish; sister-in-law, Arla Stutzman; nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Lonnie was preceded in death by his parents, Jake and Mary Stutzman; son, Tobie in 1988; his brothers and sisters, Thelma (Nick) Roth, Eldon Stutzman, Virgil Paul (Beulah) Stutzman, Wilbur (Phyllis) Stutzman, June (Wayne) Burkey, Moneda (Bud) Stutzman, Lou (Dee) Eicher, Delores (Burdette) Boshart and Harley Stutzman.

A graveside service will be held at East Fairview Cemetery in rural Milford at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, 2019, with the Rev. Tim Springer officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the family for later designation. Condolences may be sent to the family at laubermoore.com.

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